Permit to Burn

The City of Rockingham will be in a restricted burn period from 1 October 2017.

Residents in Rural and Special Rural properties can carry out hazard reduction burns with a permit from
1 October through to 30 November 2017.  

Permits can be applied for online and require 48 hours notice. 

Ensure you register your burn with the Department of Fire and Emergency Services on 1800 198 140 or 9395 9209. Full conditions applicable to your burn will be outlined on your permit.

No burning in residential areas is permitted.

All enquiries to Fire Control on 9528 0333

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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