Modified Bushfire-Prone Areas Code

22 February 2017: The Minister has issued a modified Bushfire-Prone Areas Code.

The Minister for Planning and Local Government has issued Interim Planning Directive No. 1.1 – Bushfire-Prone Areas Code . He has also requested that the Commission undertake an assessment of the planning directive.

Changes will also be made to the Director of Building Control’s Determination – Requirements for Building in Bushfire-Prone Areas.

View the Information Sheet about the new Bushfire-Prone Areas Code for more details.

Contact: Tasmanian Planning Commission

Phone: (03) 6165 6828 or email