Solid fuel refers to the product used to fuel the fire, including wood, coal, synthetic char, wood pallets etc.

Solid fuel fire pits, BBQs, pizza ovens and smokers cannot be used:

  • If there is a Total Fire Ban
  • If the Fire Danger Rating is High, Extreme or Catastrophic. 

When using fire pits, BBQs, pizza ovens or smoke pits outside of these times, you must still follow the regulations below:

  • The area surrounding the fire pit, BBQ, pizza oven or smoker is clear up to 5m of flammable material
  • A water source is nearby
  • Precautions are taken to avoid nuisance smoke.

Check the following on the Emergency WA website:

Current Fire Danger Ratings

Current Total Fire Bans

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