Civil Defence and Emergency
Civil Defence in the Taupo District
The aim of Civil Defence Emergency Management is to ensure the safety of people, property and the environment.
A disaster could strike at any time - learn about the things you can do to be prepared.
Civil Defence emergency response team
Find out about our Emergency Response Team and how you can become a member.
Emergency mobile alert
Emergency Mobile Alerts are messages about emergencies sent by authorised emergency agencies to mobile phones.
We stock a range of emergency supplies so the community can access useful tools that will come in handy during an emergency.
Volcanic activity and hazards
Find out more about Mount Ruapehu and Tongariro volcanic activity.
What to do in an emergency
Knowing what to do during and after emergencies will help keep you and your loved ones safe.