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Policy Review - Rural Fire Service - Out of Area Assistance

Attachment 2

Rural Fire Service District Assistance Plan

 

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NAMBUCCA SHIRE COUNCIL

POLICY

RURAL FIRE SERVICE

DISTRICT ASSISTANCE PLAN

 

 

 

 

Function:  ENGINEERING SERVICES

 

 

Adopted:

Last reviewed: 

 

 

 

1.0       Policy objective

 

2.0       Related legislation

 

Section 119(6) Rural Fires Act 1997

Previous Reference Section 22B bush Fire Act 1949

 

3.0       Definitions

 

 

4.0       Policy statement

 

The operation of Nambucca Rural Fire Brigades out of their normal brigade area is permitted and defined under the District Assistance Plan.

 

The same Agreement applies to the Kempsey Rural Fire Brigades as partners in the Twin Rivers Zone.

 

The Agreement is renewed annually.

 

The Agreement is attached.