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Burning Off

The Fire Danger Period for Yarra Ranges Council ended at 1:00am Monday 20 March 2017.

Please be mindful that vegetation is still dry and it is easy to lose control of your small burn off.

When can I burn off for fuel reduction purposes?

Enter your address on our My Neighbourhood page to find out when you can burn off.

Residential bushland areas (PDF, 417KB) - Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 8.00am to 6.00pm.

Urban areas (PDF, 406KB)  - Burning off in an Urban area is prohibited.

Rural areas (PDF, 545KB)  - Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 8.00am - 6.00pm.

Reminder: All residents must comply with the Open Air Burning guidelines for their areas as outlined in the links above.

Want to burn off on a day outside your allowed burn days?

Apply for an Open Air Burning Permit.

For any further information on burning off within Yarra Ranges Council, please call us on 1300 368 333.

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