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Burning Off

The Country Fire Authority has declared the Fire Danger Period as of the 3rd of January 2017 in Yarra Ranges Council.


Open Air Burning is currently not permitted. 


The fire danger period is scheduled to end on 1 May 2017 at 1:00am. For further amendments please see the CFA website

These regulations will be strongly enforced to ensure that the whole of the community remains safe during these dangerous periods.


It is an offence under our Open Air Burning Local Law 2007 to light a fire during the declared fire danger period.

If you notice someone burning off during the CFA Declared Fire Danger Period (currently 3 Jan-1 May 2017) please contact 000. .


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