Emergency Planning Library

This section offers a library of links and downloads to some of the primary Emergency Planning Documentation from the Home Office, Cabinet Office and Emergency Services, used today by Emergency Planning Officers throughout the UK.

Annual Report of the Cheshire, Halton and Warrington Local Resilience Forum 2006/07

 Second annual report of the Cheshire, Halton and Warrington Local Resilience Forum (LRF). You can download the Annual Report of the Cheshire, Halton and Warrington Local Resilience Forum 2006/07(PDF, 242KB).

Civil Contingencies Act - Short Guide

This guide gives a brief overview of the main provisions of the Act, and outlines the implementation table. Download the Civil Contingencies Act  - Short Guide (PDF, 328KB).

Emergency Preparedness 

This sets out how the duties under the Civil Protection Act should be carried out. Download the Emergency Preparedness (PDF, 1.1MB).

Preparing for Emergencies 


Advice Leaflet from the Government delivered to all residences in the United Kingdom in late 2004 giving advice and information on how the emergency response and planning services react to emergencies, and how you can prepare yourselves. This document is available in many languages and can be downloaded from the Government's Emergency Planning Pages.