Clearing for fire 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 the Queensland Government’s vegetation and planning laws.

Clearing for fire management

In this guide:

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

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