The Bushfire Management Overlay (BMO) is a planning control applied to land that may be significantly affected by extreme bushfires. The BMO requires a planning permit for certain developments, bushfire hazard to be assessed and implementation of bushfire protection measures.
The BMO requirements are outlined for:
- Outbuildings, sheds and similar works
- Single dwellings
- Other development including unit development, commercial, retail
You can also view all the technical documents on the above pages as well as links to relevant CFA web pages at Technical information.