National Emergency Management Agency
Local civil defence groups
Local authorities are responsible for civil defence emergency management (CDEM) in their area. If life or property is threatened always dial 111 for Police, Fire or Ambulance.
New Zealand Emergency Management Assistance Team
This page provides information about the New Zealand Emergency Management Assistance Team
06 Apr 2020 > 06 Apr 2020
The 2020 National Emergency Management Conference has been cancelled as a precautionary approach, and as many of the expected attendees, organisers and presenters from NEMA and the sector are at full capacity focusing on COVID-19. At a later stage we will recognise those who have been nominated for CDEM Awards. We look forward to hosting the 2021 National Emergency Management Conference.
01 Apr 2020 - 4:01pm
0800 numbers have been set up if you are out of supplies and struggling to get basic food.
26 Mar 2020 - 6:02pm
Six sections of the Guide to the National CDEM Plan 2015 have been revised, and are now available on our website.