|State of Fire Emergency Declared|
|A State of Fire Emergency has been declared across 42 Local Government Areas in Queensland, following a period of significantly heightened fire weather conditions expected to continue into next week. The State of Fire Emergency bans a range of activities that can cause fires to ignite and prohibits the lighting of specified outdoor fires.|
For more information and documentation visit our Fire Management webpage.
Townsville City Council values community safety and is committed to contributing to this area through a myriad of avenues. When citizens feel safe and can freely engage in public spaces and their community it creates a sense of wellbeing and promotes liveability for a city.
Community Safety Plan 2019 - 2020 (PDF, 691.5 KB)
Returning to normality after a disaster may be quick or difficult and prolonged.
Our emergency management dashboard has the latest emergency news, weather warnings, road conditions, power outages and more.
Townsville is a beautiful place to live but there is a serious side to the North Queensland and you can locate important disaster information here.
Information, processes and legislation relating to dog attacks.
A guide on swimming pool fencing and safety requirements and links to legislation.
Information what constitutes overgrown properties and councils processes and reporting.
Mosquitoes can have a large impact on our region's tropical outdoor lifestyle.
Council monitors the food safety and hygiene standards of food businesses and provides information on the requirements to meet these standards.
Information on current bushfires, fire bans and restrictions, fire prevention, bushfire planning and applying for a permit to light a fire.