If life or property is threatened always dial 111 for Police, Fire or Ambulance.
Most Civil Defence matters are looked after locally by a city, district or regional council.
The right person to contact for media enquires depends on the region.
- @NZCDEM (sector info and resources)
- @NZGetThru (public education and personal preparedness)
- @NZCivilDefence (emergency information).
Contact the Ministry using the details below.