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The Hindmarsh Shire Council has prepared a Municipal Fire Management Plan (MFMP) in conjunction with the Country Fire Authority (CFA) and pursuant to section 55A of the Country Fire Authority Act 1958. The Hindmarsh Shire Council MFMP is an integrated document combining plans from the municipality, the Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE), Country Fire Authority (CFA), VicRoads and other key stakeholders.

Community

Understanding Bushfire Warnings (DEPI) describes the warning system used during fire. The following websites contain comprehensive information on how to determine if you are at risk and prepare yourself, your family and business for a fire.


CFA
 NEW What can't I do on Total Fire Bans?
 homepage
 Bushfire Community Information Guides
 Fire Ready App
 Fire Ready Kit
 Prepare your property for a bushfire
 

Other organisations
 Prepare your business for fire (Business Victoria)
 Australian Red Cross Emergency REDiPlan
 

Department of Environment and Primary Industries conduct a number of fuel reduction burns across the municipality on the public land estate throughout the year. Click here to find out about fuel reduction burns in your area.



   
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