Provincial level emergency management

Provincial level emergency management includes:

  • Guiding legislation and policies
  • Testing and exercising provincial plans
  • Indigenous and other partnerships
  • Reports


Emergency management legislation is currently being updated in B.C.


Policies and procedures support emergency management programs and activities.

Emergency activations

Provincial emergency coordination centres may be activated during an emergency.

Emergency exercise program

Provincial-level exercises let the government and partners test how they would respond in an actual disaster.

Emergency plans

Plans make sure B.C. is prepared in case of an emergency or disaster.


The Province works with Indigenous communities and other organizations during major emergencies.

Emergency response incident summaries

Statistics on different emergency response incidents

Provincial reports

Reports regarding the impacts of provincial emergencies.