Bush Fire and Emergency Management

In an Emergency Dial 000

For Non Emergency / Smoke Reports - call the Shire Office on 9848 0300 (if after hours, this number will direct you to a call centre).

For all current Alerts and Warnings visit the Department of Fire & Emergency Services website at https://www.emergency.wa.gov.au/ or telephone 13 3337.

Fire Danger Ratings

To view the daily Fire Danger Rating for Denmark, follow the link below and look for Stirling Coast


Annual Fire Notice

For Restricted and Prohibited Burning Times please refer to the Annual Fire Regulation Notice below.

View latest Shire of Denmark Fire Management Notice

Application for Variation to Fire Management Notice

Click on this link for Application Form 

Be Prepared

The native forests and cool, mild climates and pristine beaches attract many new residents and visitors every year to Denmark, but we must never forget that with the privileges of living or visiting one of the most beautiful regions within the state also has the added danger of bushfires every year. 

Find out more about getting prepared for Bush Fires

Total Fire Bans

(Declared by the Department of Fire & Emergency Services)

For total fire ban information call the information line 1800 709 355 of you can visit the website at:


Harvesting and Vehicle Movement Bans

View Harvest and Vehicle Movement Ban information

Volunteer Fire Brigade Assisted Burns

To find out if a Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade may be able to assist you conduct a control burn at your property click here.

Camping and Cooking Fires

Camping and cooling fires are only permitted in the Shire of Denmark under certain conditions.

To find out more click here.