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This website is designed to provide guidance to communities to help them become better prepared for emergencies.

If your community is prepared for emergencies, the effects of any incident can be more easily managed and your community can be more involved in any response or recovery.

Emergencies can happen at any time of the day or night, therefore, it is useful to have a simple plan of action based on possible risks to your community, e.g. severe weather, power failure, flooding.

Use the links on the left to learn more about Community Emergency Planning in Suffolk.

NEWS FLASHThe latest situation on avian influenza (bird flu)

The Prevention Zone will be extended to 28 February 2017. If you keep poulty- whether on a commercial scale or simply a small backyard flock- you are now required by law to keep them "housed" (under cover and kept separate from wild birds).

For further information please go to GOV.UK