The ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES) is a volunteer emergency service organisation which gives immediate assistance to the community during emergencies and disasters.

ACTSES volunteers provide emergency response to the community of the ACT 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The main function of the ACTSES is to undertake planning and response operations for storms and floods.

In addition, ACTSES:

  • assists ambulance, fire and police services in dealing with a range of incidents and emergencies, and
  • helps the ACT Community prepare for flood and storms events through its community education and engagement programs.
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Visit the ACTSES:




Ph: (02) 6207 8451
for general enquiries.

For emergency assistance in floods and storms call 132 500.