Publications & Research
The Code of Practice for Bushfire Management on Public Land establishes the framework for bushfire management (including planned burning and bushfire response) on Victoria's public land. Access a copy of the current Code of Practice.
Fire Operations Plans
Fire Operations Plan: A plan prepared annunally by each DEPI Region containing schedules and maps detailing the prevention and preparedness works planned for the following three years. Access documents and maps about these proposed activities.
Fire Research Reports
Research reports listed detail some of the important fire research work conducted in Victoria since 1977.
Fire ecology involves the study of fire and its interaction with the natural environment. Access program reports, information sheets, booklets and downloadable posters.
DEPI is responsible for fire management on public land, including National Parks, State Parks and State forests. This section provides plans and final reports for completed recovery programs.
Access government inquiries and reviews into Victorian bushfires and planned burns.