Bush Fire Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Bush Fire Advisory Committee is to provide advice to the Council on matters pertaining to obligations within the Bush Fires Act and the organising, managing, resourcing and training of volunteer bush fire brigades.

This Committee is a mandated Committee established under Part V, Section 67 of the Bush Fire Act 1954 and does not have any delegated authority.

Meetings are held at 6.00pm in the Shire of Toodyay Council Chambers, unless otherwise advised.   All dates are subject to change.

The two documents that act as guidelines for the holding of Committee Meetings are as follows:

Related Information

Committee Book

Agendas and Minutes

Members Representatives 2022 Dates
Cr S McCormick - Council Member Bejoording Brigade  Wed 2 Feb 2022
Cr M McKeown - Council Member Morangup Brigade Wed 4 May 2022
Cr B Ruthven - Deputy Council Member Coondle-Nunile Brigade Wed 3 Aug 2022
CEO - Shire of Toodyay or in accordance with section
5.10(5) of the Local Government Act 1995, the CEO’s Representative.
Julimar Brigade Wed 2 Nov 2022
Chief Bushfire Control Officer Toodyay Central Brigade
Deputy Chief Bushfire Control Officers 1 Toodyay SES Brigade
Deputy Chief Bushfire Control Officers 2 Toodyay Volunteer Fire & Rescue
Department of Parks and Wildlife 
Department of Fire & Emergency Services (DFES)
Community Emergency Services Officer (CESM) - Responsible Officer
Chief Bushfire Control Officer
Deputy Chief Bushfire Control Officers 1 and 2
Emergency Management Officer
Shire of Toodyay Rangers
Reserves Management Officer