Fire preparedness travel exemptions for Melburnians with Gippsland properties
Regional property owners from metropolitan Melbourne are now able to apply for council permits, allowing them to travel to Gippsland to undertake fire prevention works ahead of the upcoming fire season.
Residents from Melbourne or any other restricted region will need to follow Chief Health Officer's directions that apply to their primary residence.
One Gippsland LGA with many properties owned by Melburnians is the Wellington Shire. Council said, "applications will be assessed against guidelines set by the Chief Health Officer and state government. If successful, a letter of exemption will be issued.
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