Clearing for bushfire management

The Queensland Government’s vegetation clearing laws allow landholders to undertake a range of activities to deal with the threat or aftermath of a bushfire.

This guide explains the approval and notification requirements under vegetation and planning legislation.

Clearing for bushfire management

In this guide:

  1. Exempt clearing work for bushfire management
  2. Using a clearing code for fire management
  3. Development approvals for bushfire management clearing
  4. Bushfire management plans and other considerations
  5. Other laws and permits for bushfire management
  6. Clearing during bushfire emergencies
  7. Cleaning-up after a bushfire

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