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IS YOUR PROPERTY FIREBREAK READY?


IS YOUR PROPERTY FIREBREAK READY?

Firebreaks MUST be installed on all properties within the Shire by 1 November 2021 and maintained clear of all flammable material up to and including 25 April 2022.

RESTRICTED BURNING PERIOD (Permit required)
19 September 2021 – 31st October 2021
1 February 2022 – 25 April 2022

*PROHIBITED BURNING PERIOD – NO BURNING ALLOWED*

1 November 2021 – 7 February 2022

The Shire’s Firebreak Order contains important information on what you need to do to ensure your property is as well prepared as possible for the threat of bushfire. Failure to comply with the requirements of the Firebreak Order may result in a FINE OF UP TO $5000.

A copy of the Firebreak Order can be found at https://www.kent.wa.gov.au/emergencies/fire-management-notice/