- Perth Metropolitan area, Perth hills and neighbouring shires of:
- Shire of Toodyay
· City of Mandurah
· Shire of Beverley
· Shire of Cunderdin
· Shire of Dowerin
· Shire of Goomalling
· Shire of Northam
· Shire of Quairading
· Shire of Tammin
· Shire of Wyalkatchem
· Shire of York
On Sunday, 6 February between 12.01am until 11.59pm any activity that could start a fire is banned.
- you must not light or use any fires in the open air
- 'hot work' such as metal work, grinding or the like is not allowed unless you have an exemption.
If a Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban has not been implemented by your local government you are able to harvest or move vehicles across paddocks as long as you have a firefighting vehicle on site with, a minimum of 400 litres of water.
You could be fined up to $25,000 or jailed for 12 months or both if you ignore the Total Fire Ban.
This information is also available by calling 1300 657 209 or visiting www.fesa.wa.gov.au