Permit to Burn

The City of Rockingham is currently in an unrestricted burning period.

Residents in Rural and Special Rural properties can carry out hazard reduction burns without a permit from
1 June though to 30 September.  

Ensure you register your burn with the Department of Fire and Emergency Services on 1800 198 140 or 9395 9209.

No burning in residential areas is permitted

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Permit to Burn Terms and Conditions PDF 193 kb


Prohibited burning period (no burning permitted)

1 December to 31 March

Restricted burning period (permit required)

1 April to 31 May
1 October to 30 November

Important note: These dates may vary from season to season. Contact Fire Prevention on 08 9528 0333 to confirm.

Visit the Department of Fire and Emergency Services website to find out further information on prescribed burning and how reducing your fuel load can help protect you and your assets.

A pile of rubbish waiting to burn