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:

You can also view all the technical documents on the above pages as well as links to relevant CFA web pages at Technical information.

Page last updated: 08/05/19