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Civil Contingencies Act

Progress on Implementation of the Civil Contingencies Act

The 2006 National Capability Survey suggests that local responders have made good progress in implementing their obligations under the Civil Contingencies Act:

On the basis of the findings of the NCS Civil Contingencies Secretariat has launched a programme of work to identify and disseminate good practice on each of the newer duties in the Act (i.e. risk assessment, communicating with the public, Business Continuity Management and advice and assistance to businesses and the voluntary sector).

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