Volunteer Emergency Services

In case of emergency call 000

A Harvest and Movement Ban on all vehicles in paddocks throughout the Shire of Brookton is in place from midnight to midnight on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Please contact the Movement and Harvest Ban 24 hour hotline, (08) 9487 8128, for up to date details.

The Shire of Brookton also has an SMS text notification advising on the imposition and lifting of Harvest and Movement Bans.

 Please call the Shire of Brookton Administration Office on (08) 9642 1106 to register for this service.

Restricted Burning Period

The Restricted Burning Period commenced on Tuesday 3rd October 2017 and permits to burn are required.  

Permits to burn during the Restricted Burning Period can only be obtained from the local Bush Fire Control Officers.


It is a legal responsibility of all land owners and occupiers to construct compliant Firebreaks on or before the 1st day of November 2017 and they are to be maintained up to and including the 14th day of April 2018.

Ranger services and Fire Control Officers will be starting rounds of inspections from mid September and failure to comply may result in a $5,000 penalty.