Being prepared for emergencies is a shared responsibility in Victoria

The way Victoria's emergency services work together aims to provide a world-class service by delivering critical emergency information to the community.

For more information on our Victorian emergency services, follow the links below:


Victoria's combined source of emergency information and warnings, helping the community to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies across the state.

VicEmergency website

Country Fire Authority (CFA)

CFA is a volunteer and community based fire and emergency services organisation, protecting 3.3 million Victorians.

Country Fire Authority (CFA) website

Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB)

The Metropolitan Fire and Emergency Services Board (MFB) is a contemporary fire and rescue service which has proudly served the Victorian community for 128 years and protects million residents, workers and visitors to the Melbourne metropolitan area 24 hours a day. 

Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) website

Forest Fire Management Victoria (FFMVic)

We are a diverse and inclusive organisation working hard to keep the community safe by reducing bushfire risk in Victoria's parks and forests.

Forest Fire Management Victoria (FFMVic) website

Victoria Police (Vicpol)

Victoria Police provides policing services to the Victorian community 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, working to keep over 5.6 million Victorians safe.

Victoria Police (Vicpol website)

Victoria State Emergency Service (SES)

Victoria State Emergency Service is the control agency for flood, storm, tsunami and earthquake in Victoria, managing responses to these emergencies and more.

Victoria State Emergency Service (SES) website

Crime Stoppers Victoria

Crime Stoppers encourages the community to report information about crime, by working in partnership with police, media and community groups.

Crime Stoppers Victoria website

Reviewed 20 January 2020

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