Demolition or Rebuilding Fire Damaged Structures

Service NSW will be covering the clean-up cost of insured and uninsured residential properties destroyed by bushfires. For further information visit the Service NSW website or download the Service NSW Bushfire Property Cleanup Fact Sheet.


Structures that have been impacted will be identified by the SES Building Impact Assessment Teams. The NSW RFS provides information on building after bush fire on their website:


The NSW Office of Emergency Management has released the following information regarding bushfire clean-up for insured and uninsured property Bushfire Clean Up Information Sheet


For further guidance regarding demolition or rebuilding fire damaged structures please refer to State Environmental Planning Policy (Exempt and Complying Development Codes) Amendment (Bush Fire Response) 2020 or contact Council’s Building Approval and Certification Team.

Our building certifiers will gladly assist you by providing guidance on the best way forward and are available from Monday 6 January 2020 on 4677 1100. 


The NSW Government Public Works Advisory is also providing support for the clean-up and removal of bushfire debris from residences and immediately adjacent outhouses. Council has JP's available to assist with the stat deck process. 

Public Works Advisory Line: 1800 88 55 39.