UPDATED: 6pm - A TFS spokesperson said that due to industrial action by the Tasmanian Fire Service further information about the fire could not be given to the media at the time, see Tasmania Fire Service refuse to speak to media as part of industrial action.
Tasmania Fire service is responding to a structure fire at Ringarooma in the state's North-East.
Crews were called to the scene about 3pm.
Four TFS tankers remain on the scene.
When crews arrived the house was fully engulfed.
The focus then turned to saving neighbouring houses.
The cause of the fire is unknown.
The house affected is on Ruby Flats Road.
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