You must notify if you are doing a planned burn


The 20/21 Bush Fire Danger Period (BFDP) has officially ended.
While Fire Permits are generally not required outside the BFDP it varies from area to area, such as in Fire and Rescue NSW jurisdiction, or where the activity may endanger a building. Your local Fire Control Centre can assist with requirements specific to your area:
If you’re planning to burn on your property and have all the necessary approvals in place, don’t forget to notify your neighbours and local fire agency at least 24hrs ahead. You can notify us of your activity online at

Plan burn notification