Emergency Planning

Preparing for Emergencies

You might like to be prepared in advance in case an emergency happens.

Power Cuts

If you are reliant on electricity for medical equipment or have other special needs you can apply to be put on the UK Power Networks' Priority Services Register. Although this won't necessarily mean they can restore your power more quickly, they can offer you additional help and support during a power cut.


The Environment Agency provide advice about what to do before, during and after a flood.

Severe Weather

The Met Office provide advice about how to prepare for a variety of weather conditions: 

Shoeburyness Emergency Alert Service

If you live near the test and evaluation range ay Shoeburyness/Foulness, you may like to sign up for this alert service.

Page last updated: 08/06/2017