Emergency (Disaster) Preparedness
- Emergency (Disaster) Preparedness
You can also view our A-Z of emergency contact numbers.
NSW Health encourages everyone to be prepared for emergencies that can affect their health. Please see below information to help you and your family be prepared for an emergency.
Floods, Storms and Tsunamis
For details about how to prepare and stay safe in a flood, storm or tsunami please contact the NSW State Emergency Service (SES) or for emergency help in a flood, storm or tsunami please call 132 500.
For details about how to prepare for bushfires, or to check for an emergency fire warning in your area, please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service or ring the Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 NSW RFS (1800 679 737).
For more information about infectious diseases and food safety threats, natural disasters and severe weather, chemical and radiation emergencies, recent incidents and alerts and other resources, please visit NSW Health.
Furthermore, for information about preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disasters, please visit Emergency NSW.