SMS Notification Service
The Shire of Toodyay operates a Harvest, Vehicle Movement & Hot Works Ban SMS notification service. Once registered for the service the subscribers will be sent SMSs notifying:
- Commencement, or extension and end of a Harvest, Vehicle Movement & Hot Works Ban
- Start, end and any variation to the Restricted and Prohibited Burning Periods.
The Shire may also use the service to forward Total Fire Ban notifications from DFES.
To register for the service: Message BANS to 0408 017 439
To Unsubscribe (Opt-Out): Message STOP in reply to messages received from the service
Please note subscriptions and opt-outs are managed are by an automated process and replies to messages or the service number are not monitored or responded to.
In order to maintain currency in the registration database, the Shire of Toodyay may periodically request users to provide a specific SMS response for the retention of their mobile number on the register.
Please note the Harvest, Vehicle Movement & Hot Works Ban SMS notification service is not an emergency warning system. Please visit the DFES website for information on emergency warning notifications.