Burning Restrictions

Burning off is only permitted according to the following schedule:

Date Permitted/not permitted
1 May - 30 September No permit required 
1 October - 31 October Permit required
1 November - 31 March All burning prohibited
1 April - 30 April Permit required

To obtain a permit, please contact the Shire on (08) 9080 2111

Fire Hazard Reduction Notice

Failure to comply with the Shire’s Fire Hazard Reduction Notice is an offence under the Bush Fires Act 1954 and may result in a penalty of up to $5000, plus additional contractor and administration costs to carry out fire prevention works on your property.

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