State Emergency Management Plan Cyber Security Sub-Plan Edition 2

Report purpose

This plan has been endorsed by the State Crisis and Resilience Council (SCRC) as a sub-plan to the State Emergency Management Plan (SEMP). The plan outlines the arrangements for managing cyber security emergencies in Victoria.

The plan provides important information for government, business and the community about cyber security risks and emergency response mechanisms. As the control agency for cyber security emergencies, the Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) has prepared and is responsible for the maintenance of this plan.



  • Purpose
  • Objective
  • Scope
  • Authorising environment
  • Activation of the plan
  • Audience
  • Exercising and evaluation
  • Review

The emergency context

  • Cyber security risk environment

  • Cyber security emergencies

Managing cyber security emergencies

  • Emergency management priorities

  • Shared responsibilities
  • Mitigating cyber security risks
  • Preparedness
  • Response
  • Coordination and control
  • Consequence management
  • National cyber security incidents and emergencies
  • Relief
  • Recovery
  • Communications


  • Related plans, documents and services

  • Essential Eight overview

  • Glossary



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