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StateWide Service – BAL (Bushfire Attack Level) Assessments – Western Australia

20 September 2017 in General

Bushfire Prone Planning is a bushfire risk management company that prides itself on the ability to offer State-Wide BAL (Bushfire Attack Level) Assessments and Bushfire related services. Just in the last month alone our Senior Bushfire Consultant Alex Aitken was in the Shire of Canarvon, the City of Esperance and the...

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Bushfire Prone Planning – September News (2017)

11 September 2017 in General

Bushfire Prone Planning is the only consultancy in WA with two Level 3 BPAD Accredited Practitioners. Having difficulties getting your Proposals Approved? Speak to one of our Experienced Level 3 Bushfire Planning & Design Practioners today. Our Level 3 Accredited Practitioners can also provide Alternative Solutions, Performance Based Solutions and can undertake AS3959...

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BPP Now offers a range of Environmental Surveys and Impact Assessments

23 August 2017 in General
Bush

Bushfire Prone Planning is a bushfire risk management company offering state-wide services and expert advice. We are now delighted to offer our clients a range of environmental surveys and impact assessments to complement our existing services in bushfire risk assessment and management planning. Understanding vegetation structure, biodiversity, and the functional...

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Western Australian Bushfire Working Group

Mike Scott (Level 3 BPAD Practitioner - BPP Director) has been successful in his Expression of Interest to be part of the Western Australian Bushfire Working Group.
Bushfire

Mike Scott (Level 3 BPAD Practitioner - BPP Director) has been successful in his Expression of Interest to be part of the Western Australian Bushfire Working Group. The main purpose of the Western Australian Bushfire Working Group is to allow for open and transparent communication between industry and regulators. (Bushfire Services...

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Mike Scott to Participate in WA BUSHFIRE WORKING GROUP

22 August 2017 in General
Bushfire

Mike Scott (Level 3 BPAD Practitioner - BPP Director) has been successful in his Expression of Interest to be part of the Western Australian Bushfire Working Group. The main purpose of the Western Australian Bushfire Working Group is to allow for open and transparent communication between industry and regulators. (Bushfire Services...

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Release of version 1.2 – Guidelines for Planning in Bushfire Prone Areas

21 August 2017 in General
Bushfire

The Guidelines for Planning in Bushfire Prone Areas have been updated. The changes are outlined in the summary table at the front of the guidelines and include: • Clearer definitions provided on what constitutes a vulnerable land use and the information required to be provided in an emergency evacuation plan. • Appendix Two -...

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Updated Map of Bush Fire Prone Areas (May 2017)

12 June 2017 in General
Bushfire Prone Map

​The latest Map of Bush Fire Prone Areas released 31st May 2017, updating the areas of Western Australia where bushfire risk may need to be assessed as part of planning and building applications. For people developing or building properties, inclusion in the bushfire prone areas of the map may mean...

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BPP Staff Deliver “Bushfire Fuel Load Assessment” Training in the South West

26 April 2017 in General
Mike Scott overseeing Fuel load Assessments

Mike Scott (Bushfire Prone Planning Director) and Sean Winter (Bushfire Consultant) have been been recognised for there training efforts in the latest edition of the WALGA "Enviro News" Issue 4 - April 2017 Newsletter. Below is an excerpt from the newsletter - April 2017 The training was offered in two formats: a...

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Bushfire Prone Planning Senior Bushfire Consultant attends the University of Melbourne’s Bushfire & Climate course

02 March 2017 in General
Bushfire

Senior Bushfire Consultant Alex Aitken, attended the short course ‘Bushfire & Climate’ held last month at the University of Melbourne in Creswick at their Victorian School of Forestry. The course was run by Dr Trent Penman and covered a broad range of topics including; fundamentals of bushfire behaviour, fuel characteristics...

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BPP Staff Present At WALGA Bushfire Planning and Biodiversity Management Forum (Perth)

23 February 2017 in General
Kathy Nastov

Kathy Nastov (Bushfire Prone Planning Director and FPA Australia Level 3 BPAD Accredited Consultant) delivered a short presentation at the WALGA Bushfire Planning and Biodiversity Management forum held yesterday at the Curtin Technology Park in Bentley. Kathy presented on the Bushfire risk assessment for Mundaring Sports stadium to a room of...

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