Local Emergency Management Arrangements

It is a function of local government to ensure Local Emergency Management Arrangements are prepared and maintained for its district. The term Local Emergency Management Arrangements refers to the collection of all emergency management documentation, systems and processes, agreements and memorandums of understanding which affect the local government district. The arrangements are the overarching document and associated sub-plans that the local government is responsible for developing, maintaining and testing.

A full review of the City’s Local Emergency Management Arrangements was completed in September 2017. The review was conducted in consultation with members of the City’s Local Emergency Management Committee including representatives of DFES, DBCA (Parks and Wildlife Services), DC (Child Protection and Family Support), and WA Police.

The following documents make up the City’s Arrangements: