Civil Defence

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Civil Defence

  • Are You Prepared?

    Some tips and information to help you prepare for a disaster.

  • CDEM Group Plan 2017-2022

    The CDEM Group Plan details the structure and organisation of Civil Defence management in the Marlborough region.

  • Civil Defence Centres

    The facilities listed are identified as Emergency Response Centres. Each area has a team of volunteers trained to activate these sites if required.

  • Emergency Apps

    Use your smartphone to download these apps which could be beneficial in emergency preparation and survival use.

  • Flooding

    Marlborough District Council has a major role in alleviating flood situations to reduce threat to life, damage to property.

  • Kaikoura Earthquake Recovery Plan

    Kaikoura Earthquake Recovery Plan for the Marlborough district.

  • Kenepuru and Central Pelorus Sound

    Extreme weather conditions, isolation and access can create extra problems in an emergency in the Marlborough Sounds.

  • Radio

    During an emergency you may hear the Civil Defence Emergency Radio Alert Siren (the Sting) over the radio.

  • Social Media

    Our Twitter account is a great way to keep up with emergency information.

  • Wakamarina and Canvastown

    A locally-based emergency response plan has been put in place for the Canvastown-Wakamarina area.