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Publications

This section offers you quick access to fire safety publications that are prepared by Tasmania Fire Service and other organisations.

Please select and right-click on a document link to download the PDF file to your desktop.

Alternatively click on the "Order Free Hardcopies" link to order free printed copies of the required publication from your local Tasmania Fire Service Office.

 
Home Fire Safety (PDF 1.43MB) - General home fire safety advice.
Visual Guide to Homes Fire Safety (PDF 3MB) - General home fire safety advice for Migrants.
Home Fire Escape Plan (PDF 2.2MB) - Assistance to design a home fire escape plan for your home.
Juvenile Firelighter Intervention Program (JFLIP) (PDF 862KB) - Overview of the program.
After the fire (PDF 1.1MB) - Advice to clients about what to do in the hours after a fire strikes.
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Bushfire Survival Plan (PDF 4.2MB) - An essential guide to preparing yourself and property.

Bushfire Prepare to Survive DVD - An essential guide to preparing yourself and property.
Using Fire Outdoors (PDF 3.6MB) - A guide to using fire safety outdoors, at home and in the bush.
Reducing Harvester Fire Risk (PDF 3.9MB) - A Back Pocket Guide from the Grains Research and Development Corporation.
Fire Resisting Garden Plants (PDF 1.3MB) - Reduce the fire hazard in your garden.
Advice to householders when a bushfire threatens (PDF 48KB).
Guide to Community Protection Plans (PDF 1MB). - Bushfire plans for your community.
Community Protection Plans - Bushfire survival advice specifically for you.
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Fire Safety in Buildings (PDF 133KB) - It's your business! Obligation of owners and occupiers.
Guide to the selection and location of portable fire extinguishers and fire blankets (PDF 931KB)
Fire Evacuation Plan Guidelines (PDF 247KB)
Fire Safety Guidelines for Temporary Structures (PDF 328KB)
Emergency action guide sample 1 (MS Word 32KB)
Emergency action guide sample 2 (MS Word 38KB)
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Planned Burning Manual for Private Land (PDF 2.1MB)
Planned Burning in Tasmania (PDF 2MB)
Fuel Reduction Burning Plan (PDF version, 189KB), (MS Word version, 993KB)
Guidelines for Vegetation Burning (PDF 13.6MB)
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Building for Bushfires (PDF 3.4MB)
State Bushfire Safety Policy (PDF 360KB) - endorsed by the State Emergency Management Committee.
State Fire Protection Plan (PDF 973KB) - approved by the State Fire Commission on 31 May 2013.
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