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Burning Approval Process Fact Sheet Update

Tuesday, 16th January 2024

Burning Approval Process Fact Sheet - Update

Ensuring you have the right permits and certificates when planning and conducting a burn on your property is essential to protecting both your local environment, neighbouring properties as well as yourself legally.

In this fact sheet you will learn about what steps are needed when planning a particular burn. Burns for hazard reduction, agricultural activities or environmental outcomes all need different permits and certificates.

This fact sheet will help you consider: “What is the reason for your burn?”; “What is the difference between a Bush Fire Hazard Reduction Certificate and a Fire Permit?”; “Who do I need to notify?”; as well as “What happens if I conduct a burn without the necessary approvals and it causes damage?”

Access the fact sheet below.

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