Explanation of Bushfire Protection Measures
Bushfire Protection Measures
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The purpose of this information is to provide a plain English explanation of the five bushfire protection measures that are referred to in CFA’s standard planning permit conditions. (Explanatory Documents published Aug 2014)
It is intended that this information will assist landowners in understanding likely requirements before the lodgement of a planning permit application; Councils in interpreting referral responses and conditions; and permit holders when they are implementing the conditions.
You can download the complete set of explanatory documents (PDF 2MB).
The glossary of terms should be a starting point to understand some of the terminology used.