Bush Fire Prone Land

When you are looking to carry out development in the Warren LGA it is important to check whether your land is classified as Bush Fire Prone Land. The following is a link to the Warren LGA Bush Fire Prone Land Map.

Warren BFPL Map

Exact classifications for your land can also be found on the NSW Rural Fire Service website:

RFS Bush Fire Prone Land

Currently the standard for development in a Bush Fire Prone Area in NSW is set out in the document “Planning for Bush Fire Protection 2006” which can be accessed through the NSW RFS website:

Complete Planning for Bushfire Protection PDF

There is also a draft 2017 version of this document which will come into effect once consultation has been completed.The draft 2017 version is available on the NSW RFS website:

Planning for Bush Fire Protection 2017 – Public Exhibition

For more information regarding development and bush fire prone land in the Warren Shire please contact Council’s Health and Development team.