Blayney Shire Council


Emergency Management Services

  • Flood Management - The government agency responsible for response in the case of flooding is the SES, who should be contacted if there is any risk to life or property from flood waters.
  • Local Emergency Management (LEMO) - Council has appointed a Local Emergency Management Officer (LEMO) to co-ordinate its response to emergency events, in accordance with the State Emergency and Rescue Management Act - 1989.
  • Neighbourhood Safer Places - A Neighbourhood Safer Place is a place of last resort for people to shelter during a bushfire when other protection measures cannot be implemented or have failed.
  • Rural Fire Services - Blayney Shire Council works in conjunction with the New South Wales Government's Rural Fire Service (RFS) in supporting local fire service brigades within the region.
  • State Emergency Services - The State Emergency Service (SES) undertakes essential community services work during times of flood, storm and other emergencies.
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Blayney Shire Council

91 Adelaide Street, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
PO Box 62, Blayney NSW 2799, Australia
Telephone: (02) 6368 2104

Council opening hours:
Monday to Friday
9.00am - 4.30pm

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