Many parts of Indigo Shire are prone to bush fires and you need a Local Law permit from Council before you can burn off in townships. Follow the rules, respect your neighbours and the community.
Permit or not, you must not burn off on declared Total Fire Ban days.
Burning off in a township
Burning off outside a township
Burning off on a roadside
Council enforcement officers can fine you $500 under Local Law No.2. Our rangers are often made aware of illegal burning in towns. They will attend and issue fines accordingly.