Hazard Watch

Young Shire - Local Emergency Management Committee

Young Shire Council provides administrative and corporate support to the Young Local Emergency Management Committee (LEMC). The LEMC is responsible at a local level for the preparation of emergency plans, the co-ordination of response to, and recovery from emergencies in the Young Shire Local Government Area.

The committee is comprised of the following personnel:

  • Chairperson
  • Local Emergency Operations Controller
  • Local Emergency Management Officer

Along with Representatives of:

  • NSW Dept. of Primary Industries
  • NSW Fire Brigades
  • NSW Rural Fire Service
  • State Emergency Service
  • Health & Welfare Agencies

Young Shire Council is the contact for the LEMC.

View the Young Shire Emergency Risk Management Report here.

Emergency Risk Management Report Emergency Risk Management Report (883 KB)


Fire Assistance Fact Sheet Fire Assistance Fact Sheet (40 KB)

Useful Links

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