End of Restricted Burning Period - Wednesday 18 May

Published on Tuesday, 17 May 2022 at 4:31:53 PM

The Shire of Gingin will move from its Restricted Burning period to Burning without a Permit effective Wednesday 18 May, as permitted under Section 18 of the Bushfire Act of 1954.

The community is urged to continue exercising caution during this transition including:

  • Ensuring that your firebreaks are well maintained.
  • Appropriate water supply is available for the type of burn being undertaken.
  • Sufficient people are present to monitor and manage the fire.
  • Neighbours are notified in advance.
  • Minimise the impact of smoke on roads and/or other community members.
  • Please consider still notifying DFES on 9395 9209 of your burn(s) so they can register it in their system.
  • If within 3km of a State Forest or a Reserve please consider notifying Parks & Wildlife Service on 9290 6100.

Any queries can be directed to the CBFCO/Community Emergency Services Manager at the Shire of Gingin on 9575 5100.


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