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10/50 Rule

New vegetation clearing laws are now in effect

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Increased Fines

New and increased fines are now in force

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10/50 vegetation clearing

New laws are now in place which help people prepare their homes for bush fire …

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New and increased fines from 1 …

New penalties have been introduced and existing penalties increased for a ran …

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Building a better NSW RFS webs …

We've been working hard to build you a new NSW RFS website.

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There's a role for nearly everyone in the NSW RFS - everything from frontline firefighter to communications, catering to aviation support.

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