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Increased Fines

New and increased fines are now in force

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Before you light that fire - permits now required in parts of NSW

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Latest News

Get Ready Weekend

Thanks to everyone who was a part of Get Ready Weekend on 18 and 19 October.< …

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Changes to 10/50 vegetation cl …

Changes have been announced to the way the 10/50 vegetation clearing rule is …

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Season Outlook 2014-15

An 'above normal' bush fire season is expected for much of NSW, according to …

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