Emergency Management » Tasman District Council

By: Tasman District Council  06-Dec-2011

The Council plays an important role in response and recovery during natural disasters. We also support the rural firefighters who play a valuable role in our community.

Information for those affected by the Christchurch earthquakes, and what people in Tasman can do to help.

Read about how the Council works with Civil Defence. Find links on how you can prepare for disasters.

Information about repairing flood damage to buildings and property.

Find out about fire control and outdoor fires in rural areas.

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Fees & Charges » Tasman District Council

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