Emergency Management

The Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMO) - more commonly known as 'Civil Defence' - aims to help Wellington prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies and disasters.

Civil Defence Centres

In an emergency listen to your local radio station to hear which Civil Defence Centres are working.


    Volunteers are essential to the community in an emergency - learn about how to volunteer.


    Links to websites with information on emergency management, civil defence and natural hazards.

      About WREMO

      WREMO was formed on 2 July 2012 in response to a new regional approach to emergency management.