We undertake bushfire management assessments for:

  • Proposed Dwellings
  • Extensions
  • New Sheds – 100 square metres or more
  • Subdivisions
  • Aged Care Units / Homes

** Please note that all of our assessments & reports include a BAL RATING

Tip: When planning your house siting – please check with local council about what the minimum setbacks are from your property boundary. Some councils have no setbacks, while others have a minimum set distance. To check please go to your local council planning schemes:


We can undertake the field assessment and get the BMS report back to you within 7 – 10 working days.

Our quote includes: field visit, report time and two copies of the report (one for council and one for you to keep).

Please contact me for a quote 0427 803 338

** Please note regarding quotes – that our quotes include BMS, Bushfire Plan (required for council) and DELWP requirements at NO EXTRA CHARGE **

Some consultants may charge less but then have add-on’s or extra costs. We are transparent with exactly what is covered.

Also if any extra information is required by the CFA to amend the report – THIS IS AT NO EXTRA CHARGE.


There has been many changes to planning in relation to building sheds in Bushfire Management Overlays or Bushfire Prone areas.

Please see below requirements for a shed from the CFA: