Bushfire Protection Areas

In South Australia, 39 councils have designated bushfire protection areas within their council boundaries. 

The bushfire protection areas are subject to bushfire related planning and building requirements. These requirements are dependent on the level of bushfire risk determined for the site. Click here for further information.  

Maps showing the areas and level of risk can be found in council development plans, Location SA Map Viewer or Property Location Browser.  

Ways to make your home more resistant to bushfires please see below Fact Sheet.

Bushfire Safety Factsheet(669 kb)

Principal Office

PO Box 120, 94 Ayr Street

Jamestown SA 5491

Tel: 08 8664 1139

E: admin@nacouncil.sa.gov.au

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm

Spalding Office

11 Main Street

Spalding SA 5454

Tel: 08 8845 2017

Tues: 10am - 2.30pm

Thurs: 9am - 5pm

Gladstone Office

14 Fifth Street

Gladstone SA 5473

Tel: 08 8662 2018

Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm