Victorian Bushfire Emergency

The 2019/2020 Victorian Bushfire Emergency is currently affecting communities across the state. We will continue to keep you updated on our efforts to support communities affected by bushfires. To find out more and how you can support the Victorian Bushfire Appeal, visit our Victorian Bushfire Emergency page.

Homes and buildings

There are a range of laws governing the safety of homes and buildings in Glen Eira. These include laws about fire safety, swimming pool and spa fences, smoke alarms and what type of permit you may need to carry out works. Find out more about your responsibilities and how Glen Eira Council supports you.