Public advice, guidance and contact numbers for emergency situations.
Community Risk Register
The Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole Local Resilience Forum publishes a summary of the local risks which exist across the Dorset Police area.
Dorset experiences all the typical kinds of severe weather and in recent years the county has had periods of flooding, snow fall and heatwave.
Why do we plan?
Find out why responding agencies plan for emergencies and the different types of plans that exist.
Public events planning
Dorset has many successful public events, which is part of what makes it a great place to live and visit. Most of these great occasions are run by volunteers but there are also some large professional companies operating in the County on an annual basis. Public agencies work together to support event organisers in Dorset to ensure their events are safe and secure.
Landslides and rock falls in Dorset
The Dorset coastline is a fabulous place to explore and enjoy with something for everyone.
Electricity, gas and water supply failure
Information about electricity, gas and water emergency services, and which organisations you should contact in a utilities emergency.
Information on what to do for ill animals
You should report any pollution incidents in your area to the appropriate authorities. Pollution is managed and controlled in Dorset by the Environment Agency, local authorities and utilities agencies.