Find out about smoke and the law, how smoke can impact your health and how to report smoke.
Smoke is a mixture of airborne particles, water vapour and other gases. Breathing in smoke can be harmful to your health.
Smoke from bushfires and landfill, peat, tyre and coal fires can impact the quality of our air. If it’s smoky outside, protect your health by following our guidance.
We monitor air quality and report smoke incidents across Victoria.
Reviewed 19 December 2019