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Auckland Emergency Management

What Auckland Emergency Management does

Auckland Emergency Management comprises of Auckland Council working in partnership with emergency services and other organisations to ensure the effective delivery of civil defence emergency management.

Auckland Emergency Management:

  • coordinates and plans activities related to hazard and emergency management
  • encourages cooperation and joint action within the region
  • determines the aspirations of our community
  • examines the risks and hazards to the Auckland region and prioritises each hazard.

Role of Auckland Emergency Management

Auckland Emergency Management's role is to provide a coordinated and integrated approach to the way significant risks and hazards are managed in the Auckland region across the four 'R's:

  • reduction
  • readiness
  • response
  • recovery.

Auckland Emergency Management website

To sign up for emergency alerts and information about Auckland's hazards, go to the Auckland Emergency Management website.

Tsunami evacuation maps

Find tsunami hazard areas on the Auckland Emergency Management website.