Fire Hazard Inspection Officers
A free service is available to help identify potential fire hazards on your property and to develop plans aimed at managing those risks.
The Shire’s Fire Hazard Inspection Officers are experienced volunteer firefighters from Shire of Mundaring area and can advise on a full range of bushfire preparedness matters specific to your locality.
The Officers can visit your Shire of Mundaring property and provide advice on:
how to identify bushfire risks that exist on your property and how to manage those risks
fuel load measurement and management
preparing your property for bushfires, including shrub pruning and vegetation management advice
how to establish a Bushfire Ready Group in your area
ensuring your property complies with the Shire’s Firebreak and Fuel load Notice.
Measuring Fuel Loads
The Shire has developed a Fuel Load Guide and Depth Gauge
Tool Kit to help residents estimate the vegetative fuel
load on their property and provide recommendations on how to manage or reduce
the fuel loads in a sustainable and environmentally friendly manner.
Fuel Load Guide
Fuel Load Depth Gauge Tool Kit