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Be prepared

Resources on how to get ready and be prepared are available on the getready.govt.nz website(external link) 

Work out what you need to do to get your household, work, school and marae ready.     

In an emergency - before, during and after

New Zealand has lots of natural hazards. Earthquakes, floods, landslides, snow, storms, tsunami, volcanic activity and other hazards can happy at any time and often without warning. For advice and information check the getready.govt.nz website(external link)

Earthquakes(external link) - what to do before, during and after an earthquake 

Tsunami(external link) - what to do before, during and after a tsunami. Also see our tsunami maps

Floods(external link) - what do do before, during and after flooding

During an emergency

We'll  broadcast over local radio stations during an emergency.

For up to date information at a national level visit the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) website(external link)