Municipal emergency management planning

This page contains useful resources to support emergency management planning at the municipal level. The information is compiled from a variety of sources including material generally available on the public record, reputable specialist sources and original material. Care has been taken wherever possible to verify accuracy and reliability; however, the material does not provide professional advice. No warranty is provided nor, to the extent lawful, liability accepted for loss resulting from reliance on the contents of this guide or from its use. Readers should apply their own skill and judgement when using the information contained herein.

Introductory video to the reformed MEMPC

Resources to inform the municipal emergency management planning process

Municipal emergency management planning

Fact Sheet: Municipal level planning

Fact Sheet: Changes to council functional roles

Transition guide for reforming municipal emergency management planning arrangements (with FAQs)

Municipal risk assessments (CERA Online) (External link)

Municipal emergency management plans (MEMPs) and MEMP sub-plans

Guidelines for Preparing State, Regional and Municipal Emergency Management Plans

Fact Sheet: Sub-plans and complementary plans 

Municipal Emergency Management Plans (MEMP) including MEMP sub-plans

Advisory material - Development of a MEMP

Assurance of MEMPs and sub-plans

Fact Sheet: Assurance of emergency management plans

Statement of Assurance template – MEMP or MEMP sub-plan

Advisory Material for the Statement of Assurance template – MEMP or MEMP sub-plan

Municipal Emergency Management Planning Committees (MEMPCs)

MEMPC Document Template

Fact Sheet: Integrated Emergency Management Planning

Advisory material – MEMPC Terms of Reference

Where to find MEMPC documents

MEMPC written report to REMPC template 

Community emergency management planning

Community Based Emergency Management Portal (External link)

Red Cross emergency resources for communities  (External link)