PUBLIC NOTICE – Extension of Prohibited Burning time – Urban-Rural Zone
Pursuant to Section 17 Bush Fires Act 1954 the Shire of Esperance advises it will be extending its Prohibited Burning Time (PBT) for the following zones and periods;
Prohibited Burning will be extended by twenty-eight days (28) calendar days for the Urban-Rural Zone to now conclude midnight Tuesday, 28 March 2023.
(The Urban-Rural Zone includesfire zones: Urban-Rural)
This is due to dry seasonal conditions and means;
- NO fires are to be lit in the open air during this period, and
- NO fire permits will be issued by Fire Control Officers.
This decision will be reviewed at that date having regard for the seasonal conditions applicable at that time.
Cr Ian Mickel – Shire President
Mr Phil Longmire – Chief Bush Fire Control Officer
This notice dated 28 February 2023.