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Bush Fire Permit

Bush Fire Permit Conditions

  1. Permits to burn are required for the whole of the Restricted Burning Period and can only be obtained from your area Fire Control Officer.

  2. Any special Conditions imposed by the Fire Control Officer when issuing permits must be strictly adhered to.

  3. The permit holder shall give notice of his intention to burn to:
    • The Shire offices no later than on the day when the burning is taking place. Weekend burning must be notified by Friday at 4.00pm.
    • The owner or occupier of adjoining land.
    • The nearest Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions office, if the land is situated within 3km of State Forest (phone DBCA Kirup on (08) 9731 6232).

  4. PERIOD OF NOTICE to neighbours prior to burning cannot be more than 28 days or less than 4 days although lesser notice may be determined by mutual agreement of all neighbours.

  5. Your attention is drawn to items 5,6 and 7 printed on the back of the permit.

  6. All landowners and occupiers upon whose land a bushfire occurs have an obligation to assist each area Fire Control Officer to compile a Fire Report form.