Prepare for an emergency

Resources to help you prepare for a natural or man-made disaster in Palmerston North, and how to cope if disaster strikes.

Civil defence preparedness poster urges people to make a plan.

It's up to you to make sure that your family and the people you care about know what to do in an emergency.

Websites and activities to help you and your whānau prepare for an emergency

Ask us about emergency education and training 

Our Emergency Management Officers provide a free service to the whole community and deliver over 100 presentations each year to community groups, schools and businesses. 

To ask about presenting to your group or running workplace training, business continuity planning, or a school activity, call our Emergency Management Officers on 06 356 8199.

Useful websites