Restricted Burning Period- Burning Restriction Period, October 1 to November 30 inclusive.
The City of Swan Prohibited Burning Period starts December 1.
During the Restricted Period, you are not permitted to burn without a Burning Permit during this period.
Permit and Local Fire Control Officers
The latest fire danger ratings and weather forecasts can be found on the Bureau of Meterology website or by calling the Telstra Weather Service on 1196. For information about what these ratings mean to you, visit the DFES website.
To listen to a recorded message with general season information, extensions and seasonal bans call the City of Swan Fire Information Line on 08 9267 9326 or check the City's website Fire.
The DFES website contains useful publications for how to prepare for bushfires including Your Bushfire Safety Preparation Prepare. Act. Survive. Your guide to Fire Season Preparation, and the Home Owners Survival Manual.
Bushfire Ready is a local community action program established by DFES, in collaboration with local government, which aims to increase community resilience to bushfire.
The program encourages local residents to work together to prepare and protect their families and properties against bushfire.