Current burning period
The Restricted Burning Period (Autumn) for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River concluded at midnight on Friday 12 May 2023.
This means that from 13 May 2023 a Permit to Burn is no longer required prior to lighting any fire in open air.
Please always take care when lighting a fire during the unrestricted period.
- Check the weather forecast and avoid windy days.
- Check the daily Australian Fire Danger Rating at the Emergency WA website.
- Make a courtesy call to your local Fire Control Officer (FCO) before lighting up.