Fire Control Information

The Fire Control Information Notice details measures land owners are required to take before 8 October 2018. The preventative measures outlined within the notice will make your property easier to defend if a fire does breakout. It will also reduce the risk of fires spreading if a bushfire is threatening the Shire. The notice is issued under Section 33(1) of the Bush Fires Act 1954. Penalties apply if residents are non-compliant.

Fire Control Information 2018 - 2019

Fire Control Information Frequently Asked Questions

The Bushfire Season is Upon Us

Important Dates


Fire Warnings and Bans

Harvest Bands will be broadcast daily on ABC, 558AM and 630AM, radio at the following times over summer;

 10:05am, 12:35pm, and 3:05pm 

For information on current harvest bans please contact the Harvest Ban Hotline; 08 9835 1333 or 0429 368 613.

Firebreaks

All owners and occupiers are required to clear inflammable material from firebreaks on or before the 8 October 2018, and thereafter maintain the firebreaks, up to and including the 1 May 2019. If you would like to apply for a variation to this please complete and submit to the Shire a Fire Control Information Variation From. 


Fire Control Information Brochure

Please refer to the 2018/19 Fire Control Information brochure for specific fire break requirements based upon your land usage and/or location. You can download a PDF here or obtain hardcopies from the Jerramungup Shire office or Bremer Bay CRC.

 


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For all matters relating to fire services please contact the Chief Brigade Fire Control Officer,
Mr Dave Edwards on 0429 100 007.

This item was last updated on 3 December 2018


For more information contact:

Ashley Peczka, Community Emergency Services Officer
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8.30am to 4.00pm
Telephone
0438 498 221
Fax
9835 1161

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Fire Control Information