We work in partnership with the Cumbria County Council Resilience Unit to prepare and plan for dealing with emergencies.
For our emergency out of hours telephone number and telephone numbers for essential emergency services, utilities, hospitals, local news and website links.
The business continuity plan sets out how we ensure we are able to continue to function in the event of a major disruption or emergency.
Cumbria County Council as a category one responder to emergencies have civil protection duties.
Councillors' roles in an emergency