Working with the voluntary sector in civil protection

Guidance for Category 1 responders and their voluntary sector partners to consider when working together.


Voluntary sector engagement guidance note

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The voluntary sector has an important role to play in supporting the statutory services in response to many emergencies. This note sets out some issues for Category 1 responders and voluntary sector partners to think about.

This should be read together with Emergency Preparedness - this is the statutory guidance that accompanies the Civil Contingencies Act 2004.

Published 7 May 2014