National Civil Defence Emergency Management Plan Order 2005

  • revoked
  • National Civil Defence Emergency Management Plan Order 2005: revoked, on 1 December 2015, by clause 5 of the National Civil Defence Emergency Management Plan Order 2015 (LI 2015/140).

Statutory officers

15 Director of Civil Defence Emergency Management (Director)

(1)

The responsibilities of the Director are, in part, to—

(a)

co-ordinate, for the purposes of civil defence emergency management, the use of resources made available under this plan; and

(b)

during a state of national emergency,—

(i)

direct and control, for the purposes of civil defence emergency management, the use of resources made available under this plan; and

(ii)

control the exercise and performance of the functions, duties, and powers of CDEM Groups and group controllers; and

(c)

ensure the Minister and ODESC are adequately briefed on the situation in a disaster area; and

(d)

inform the Minister and ODESC of assistance likely to be required for response and recovery operations; and

(e)

establish processes under this plan that will allow response and recovery to be effected for the emergency; and

(f)

recommend to Cabinet any special policies for implementation of civil defence emergency management support; and

(g)

exercise the powers under sections 8(2) and 9(2) of the Act.

(2)

The Director is a member of ODESC.