The Emergency Planning Department is part of the Police Directorate and consists of the Emergency Planning Manager and Deputy Emergency Planning Manager, they are responsible for;


  • Producing Emergency Response Plans for Major risks as Identified by the Island Risk Register.
  • Co-ordination of the St Helena Resilience Forum and task and finish sub groups.
  • Multi –Agency Training and Exercising of Key personnel in response to Major Incidents.
  • Liaison with all SHG Directorates and Private Agencies in co-ordinating resources that may be required to deal with Emergency Incidents that may affect the Communities and Infrastructure of the Island.
  • Co-ordination and Liaison at Silver and Gold Command during any Emergency Incident.
  • Liaison with the Airport Authority to assist with Emergency Planning. Training and Exercising in order to meet Airport Licensing and Operations.
  • Provide Advice on Business Continuity Planning.

Contact Numbers:

In an Emergency                          999

Office                                              25052

Radio-  Channel 16-  call sign    ECHO1.

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