Bushfire Advisory Committee


The Bush Fire Advisory Committee (BFAC) was established pursuant to Section 67 of the Bush Fires Act 1954. Its role is to advise the Council on bushfire matters pertaining to bush fire prevention, preparedness and response within the City of Swan.

The Committee consists of the following representatives/officers:

  • Council Representative/s
  • Deputy Delegate Councillor/s
  • Chief Executive Officer (or delegate)     
  • Manager Community Safety
  • Coordinator Fire & Emergency Management
  • Chief Bush Fire Control Officer
  • Volunteer Deputy Chief Bush Fire Control Officers
  • Volunteer Brigade Captains (or delegates)
  • Volunteer Local Government Fire Training Coordinator
  • Department of Fire and Emergency Services
  • Department of Parks and Wildlife


    Residents and community members are welcome to attend the meetings which are held in the Council Chambers at the Midland Town Hall commencing at 6.00pm and are held on every second Thursday of the 3rd month (except December).

    Future BFAC meetings are scheduled for the following dates below:

    • September 9, 2021
    • December 2, 2021
    • March 10, 2022
    • June 9, 2022
    • September 8, 2022