Preparing for an emergency

We work closely with emergency agencies to plan for, respond to and assist communities to recover from emergencies.

Being prepared for an emergency can save lives and enable you and your loved ones to get back on your feet more quickly.

There are things you can do to ensure the safety of your family, house or business.

For information visit:

  • SES
    The SES has preparation information for those wanting to plan ahead and know how to deal with an emergency at home, at work, and on the road. Also covers information about floods, storms, earthquakes or tsunami emergency information.
  • VicEmergency
    Provides information about planning for emergencies such as; fire, flood, storm, earthquake, tsunami, thunderstorm asthma, extreme heat and where to get information in an emergency situation.
  • CFA
    The CFA is a great information source for how to prepare yourself, your family, and also includes a Bushfire Survival Plan template.
  • Insure it
    One way residents can be prepared for emergency is to insure their homes and belongings should damage occur.
  • AusNet Services
    Track power outages and report faults and emergencies.