Advice on Fire Management practices relating to Vegetative material - Queensland

Description

Rural Fire Service Queensland, Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES) provides advice on fire management practices related to the burning of vegetation for a range of activities including:

  • hazard reduction burning - for the mitigation of fire hazards
  • burning of fallen timber, pushed scrub and other vegetative material resultant from property maintenance activities - for debris removal
  • burning of grass and regrowth - as part of rural production processes
  • pest plant control and eradication

Rural Fire Service Queensland provides advice on fire behaviour, fire management practices and the commensurate legal requirements associated with the burning of vegetation.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility Requirements

No specific eligibility criteria apply.

Fees

No fees apply.

Additional Information

Clients need to confirm that all relevant approvals authorities and permits are in place before undertaking burning activities.

Legislation

For legislation and regulation information, visit https://www.legislation.qld.gov.au(Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Department of Community Safety

Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)

Rural Fire Service Queensland

Contact details

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District Inspector - Rockhampton

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
Level 3 Suncorp Metway Building
34 East Street
Rockhampton, Queensland 4700
Mailing address: PO Box 460
Rockhampton, Queensland 4700
Phone: 07 4938 4738

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Area Director - Innisfail

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
50 Fitzgerald Esplanade
Innisfail, Queensland 4860
Mailing address: PO Box 269
Innisfail, Queensland 4860
Phone: 07 4061 0655

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Area Director - Ipswich

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
338 Ripley Road
Ripley, Queensland 4306
Mailing address: PO Box 31
Ipswich, Queensland 4305
Phone: 07 3294 4950

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Area Director - Barcaldine/Emerald

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
Ash Street
Barcaldine, Queensland 4725
Mailing address: PO Box 170
Barcaldine, Queensland 4725
Phone: 07 4936 7581

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Area Director - Caloundra

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
18 Industrial Avenue
Caloundra, Queensland 4551
Mailing address: PO Box 3399
Caloundra BC, Queensland 4551
Phone: 07 5420 7518

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Area Director - Bundaberg

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
19 Woongarra Street
Bundaberg, Queensland 4670
Mailing address: PO Box 2991
Bundaberg, Queensland 4670
Phone: 07 4153 3244

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Area Director - Cairns Peninsula

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
QFRS Cairns Fire Station
Corner Grogan & Gatton Streets
Westcourt, Queensland 4870
Mailing address: PO Box 1176
Cairns, Queensland 4870
Phone: 07 4042 5461

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Area Director - Roma

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
39 McDowall Street
Roma, Queensland 4455
Mailing address: PO Box 514
Roma, Queensland 4455
Phone: 07 4622 2074

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Area Director - Charters Towers

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
Court House Complex
Corner Church & Aland Streets
Charters Towers, Queensland 4820
Mailing address: PO Box 198
Charters Towers, Queensland 4820
Phone: 07 4761 5131

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Area Director - Maryborough

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
98 Lennox Street
Maryborough, Queensland 4837
Phone: 07 4190 4837

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Area Director - Caboolture

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
1/25 Leda Boulevard
Morayfield, Queensland 4506
Mailing address: PO Box 1095
Morayfield, Queensland 4506
Phone: 07 5420 1332

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Area Director - Toowoomba

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
2 Phillips Street
Toowoomba, Queensland 4350
Mailing address: PO Box 18143
Clifford Gardens, Queensland 4350
Phone: 07 4616 1946

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Area Director - Townsville Office

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
Level 1 Citypoint
101 Sturt Street
Townsville, Queensland 4810
Mailing address: PO Box 5845 MSO
Townsville, Queensland 4810
Phone: 07 4796 9078

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Area Director - Mackay

Operating address: Rural Fire Service Queensland QFRS
Joint Emergency Services Complex
61 Beaconsfield Road
Beaconsfield, Queensland 4740
Mailing address: PO Box 10210
Mount Pleasant, Queensland 4740
Phone: 07 4965 6643

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Acting Chief Superintendent Peter Varley

Operating address: Level 1 Block F
Emergency Services Complex
Corner Kedron Park & Park Roads
Kedron, Queensland 4031
Mailing address: GPO Box 1425
BRISBANE QLD 4001
Phone: 07 3635 3835
Email: peter.varley@dcs.qld.gov.au