Variations

A variation is an approved document that outlines alternative measures taken by the property owner against the Fire Hazard Reduction Notice for fire mitigation.

Download the Variation Information sheet

The application must be submitted each year prior to 1 October as the Fire Hazard Reduction Notice requirements may be subject to change. 

NOTE: A variation is not an exemption, and you must outline the other methods you plan to undertake.

If you consider for any reason that it is impractical to meet the requirements as per the Fire Hazard Reduction Notice you may apply in writing to the City of Kalamunda no later than 1 October.

An administration fee of $150 applies to applications submitted and/or received after 1 October.
How long is a variation valid for?
What happens if I sell my property?
What happens if my variation is not approved?

Apply for a Variation 

If a Variation is not approved, you must comply with all relevant conditions of the current Fire Hazard Reduction Notice.

Submit your request to the City before 1 October for your Variation to be considered.

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If you do not receive a confirmation email on receipt of your application below, please contact the City on (08) 9257 9999 during business hours.

 

e.g: 18/10/2019

Variation Property Information
I consider it impractical to clear or construct firebreaks and/or carry out other fire prevention work in accordance with the City Of Kalamunda Fire Hazard Notice issued in pursuant to Section 33 of the Bush Fires Act 1954 at:
Property Use:*
Property Sketch

Please provide a map showing the area for the required variation, you can download maps from https://www.google.com.au/maps Note: PDF/JPEG will be accepted

Attach any further supporting documentation
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By submitting this form I am aware I will be contacted regarding payment of the $150 administration fee, if my application is sent or received after 1 October, before the application will be assessed.
I have read and understood the requirements/conditions of a Variation to Fire Hazard Reduction Notice:*

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