Category: Bushfire Management Plans (BMP)

  • Creating a bushfire resistant garden

    Creating a bushfire resistant garden

    As you prepare for the upcoming bushfire season, you’re likely thinking about how to protect your home and outdoor space from the threat of wildfires. One effective way to do this is by creating a bushfire-resistant garden within your Asset Protection Zone (APZ). By designing and maintaining a firewise garden, you can not only enhance…

  • Bushfire Management Plans for Subdivisions

    Bushfire Management Plans for Subdivisions

    Bushfire Management Plans (BMPs) are essential for multi-lot subdivisions to safeguard lives, property, and the environment in bushfire-prone areas. Comprehensive Risk Assessment BMPs provide an in-depth risk assessment for multi-lot subdivisions. They evaluate various bushfire hazards, including vegetation type and density, topography, and potential fire paths. This thorough assessment helps to identify and mitigate risks…

  • BAL Report Assessment Process

    BAL Report Assessment Process

    Understanding the BAL Report Assessment Process (level 2 Assessor) The BAL Report Assessment Process with a Site Plan: The BAL Report Assessment Process Without a Site Plan: Get us at WA Fire & Safety to provide you with expert and up to date advice and documentation for your development, Contact us today Other information available…

  • Why is it BAL-FZ?

    Why is it BAL-FZ?

    Why is it BAL-FZ? First, read and understand the building process information to know the steps and documentation needed for construction. Lots with native vegetation, unmanaged grasslands, and ground fuels often receive a higher BAL Rating, like BAL-FZ or BAL-40. Typically, these lots are larger than a normal residential lot, but that’s not always the…