Emergency Management

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Waitaki District Council is part of the Otago Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) Group which includes four other local authorities within the Otago region.

To find out information on hazards, emergency planning advice and resources, including Community Response Guides please visit the Waitaki District page on the Otago Civil Defence and Emergency Management Group website.

In the event of an emergency where your safety or the safety of others is at risk please ring 111.

In the event of an emergency, stay tuned to local radio stations, check the Latest News page on this website or visit the Waitaki District Council facebook page for updates.