Local arrangements for civil protection-Part 1.
Emergency Powers-Part 2
1) Assess the risk of emergencies occuring and use this to inform contingency planning.
2) Put in place emergency plans.
3) Put in place business continuity management arrangements.
4) Put in place arrangements to make information available to the public about civil protection matters and maintain arrangments to warn, inform, and advise the public in the event of an emergency.
5) Share information with other local responders to enhance co-ordination.
6) Co-operate with other local responders to enhance co-ordination and efficiency.
6) Provide advance and assistance to businesses and voluntary organisations about business continuity managment.
Lesser set of duties: co-operating and sharing relevent inforation with other category 1 and 2 responders.
1) check original intentions of CCA are being met and develop solutions where needed.
2) Consider whether CCA can be modified to reflect relevent experience and changes in relevent structures which have emerged since 2004.
3) Consider how to reflect good practice in the CCA regime and help raise standards of Uk resilience activity.
4) Evaluate whether scope of CCA should be broadened beyond emergency preparedness to cover other aspects of intergrated emergency management.
5) Ensure that CCA framework is effectively aligned and intergrated with relevent legislation and policy initiatives.
Consultative approach will be used, ensuring there is a scope for requisite stakeholder input, key messages are delivered in a timely manner and stakeholders are fully aware of upcoming changes in CCA regime.