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

The right person to contact for media enquires depends on the region.

Find out who to contact

Social media




Official Information Act requests

The National Emergency Management Agency is a business unit of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC). If you wish to submit an Official Information Act request, please see the guidance page How to make a Official Information Act (OIA) request on the DPMC website.

General enquiries

Contact the Agency using the details below.

Recruitment enquiries

Contact the Recruitment team at


National Emergency Management Agency