Restricted Burning Period to commence 1 October 2023

Published on Friday, 22 September 2023 at 10:45:48 AM

The Restricted Burning Period will come into effect across the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale on Sunday, 1 October 2023.

During this time, residents can legally burn off garden refuse piles sized at a maximum one cubic meter without a permit.

These burns must take place between the hours of 6pm – 11pm and must be fully extinguished before midnight.

Residents will need to obtain a permit via their local Fire Control Officer for any burning larger than one cubic metre.

Any resident wishing to carry out a burn must notify the Department of Fire and Emergency Services on 9395 9209 before commencing.

For more information on burning periods, click here

As we approach the warmer months, it’s vital for all SJ residents to ensure their properties are ready to face the threat of bushfire this summer.

Creating a Bushfire Plan is the first step toward protecting your family and home in the event of an emergency.

Get started on your Bushfire Plan here

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