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Sunday 20 Aug - 12:06 pm


Contact Us

If life or property is threatened always dial 111 for Police, Fire or Ambulance.

Local issues

Most Civil Defence matters are looked after locally by a city, district or regional council. Contact your local Civil Defence Group

Media enquiries

Media phone +64 4 494 6951 (24/7) or email us.

Social media



Twitter  @NZCDEM (sector info and resources) @NZGetThru (public education and personal preparedness) @NZCivilDefence (emergency information). 

General enquiries please use the form below.


Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management