The NSW RFS has developed the following tools to assist in the preparation of development applications in bush fire prone areas.
The APZ Calculator is designed to assist you in determining the width of asset protection zone (APZ) required by a development for either residential subdivision or Special Fire Protection Purposes in bush fire prone areas.
Bush Fire Attack Assessor
The Bush Fire Attack Assessor is no longer available. Please refer to the Single Dwelling Application Kit.
Bush Fire Prone Land Tool
The Bush Fire Prone Land Tool is designed to assist in identifying if your land is in a bush fire prone area.
Bush Fire Home Assessment Tool
The Bush Fire Home Assessment Tool is designed to help you make an informed decision when making your bush fire survival plan, such as whether you will leave early, or stay with your property and defend it.