BMS and BMP templates

Different Bushfire Management Statement and Bushfire Management Plan templates apply depending on what you are proposing to do:

Where a schedule applies (Fast Track Pathway)


Single dwellings in existing settlements (Pathway 1)


Other development including single dwellings in other locations and two or more dwellings (Pathway 2)


Outbuildings


Notes:

  • Help from a suitably qualified consultant may be necessary particularly for more complex applications. Your council may be able to recommend someone or you could contact Fire Protection Association Australia for a list of trained professionals.
  • Prior to filling in a template, make sure you read the Planning Permit Applications Bushfire Management Overlay - Technical Guide provided below and do the relevant preparatory work.

Planning Permit Applications Bushfire Management Overlay - Technical Guide

For more information on application pathways and application requirements, refer to:

Note: The Technical Guide refers to clause numbers that have changed. 

Your council can help you identify the appropriate application pathway.

Page last updated: 07/08/20