Bushfire Planning and Management

Strategen is experienced in providing legal advice including expert witness testimony at State Administrative Tribunal, to a range of clients including developers, local government and State government authorities.  Our bushfire team is experienced in the provision of due diligence services and tailored letters of strategic advice.

Examples of our work include the provision of strategic advice to the Shire of Kalamunda in relation to fire access at Pickering Brook as part of a Local Structure Plan and the provision of strategic advice to Eastcourt Property Group in relation to bushfire risks associated with proposed development at Parkerville.

Statutory Requirement:

  • SPP 3.7 - higher order strategic planning documents such as frameworks, region schemes and sub-regional structure plans to include high level consideration of bushfire hazards.