​Publications and Resources for Local Government


NSW State Emergency Management Plan (EMPLAN) 
NSW Recovery Plan 
NSW Sub plansSupporting plans and Regional plans - Agreements and arrangements between the different agencies involved in Emergency Management are documented in plans

More information on Plans

Disaster assist​ance

Natural Disaster Assistance Schemes 
Current Natural Disaster Declarations 
Media Releases - Natural Disaster Declarations during an event are announced by Media Release


Implementing Emergency Risk Management Through The Integrated Planning and Reporting Framework - A Guideline for Local Government & Emergency Managers 
NSW Disaster Assistance Guidelines 

Tools an​d templates

Local Recovery Toolkit

The Local Recovery Toolkit is made up of a series of Guidelines that have been developed to assist those involved in the management of recovery services following an emergency. The Guidelines contain practical resources, information, tools and templates on a particular topic.

More on the Local Recovery Toolkit