Bush Fire Control Officers

City Rangers are appointed by the City as authorised Bush Fire Control Officers and can:

  • send out firebreak notices to all owners/occupiers of vacant land
  • carry out fuel load assessments each year
  • conduct firebreak inspections from 1 November each year
  • send out work orders for non-compliant firebreaks and re-inspect as required
  • issue fines when required
  • investigate bushfire related enquiries.