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Disaster Risk Reduction Grants Program 2020 - Expressions of Interest

Expressions of Interest are now CLOSED.  Find out more here.

Corona Virus Updates (COVID-19)

For more information, contact the Coronavirus Health Information line on 1800 020 080 or go to

South Australian Government's response to the Independent Review into the 2019/20 South Australian Bushfire Season

The State Government has announced nearly $100 million of funding ahead of the upcoming bushfire danger season, in response to the Independent Bushfire Review into South Australia’s 2019/20 bushfire season. Find out more here.

Stronger Together - South Australia's Disaster Resilience Strategy

This strategy provides a foundation for State and local government, businesses, and the non-government and community sectors  to collectively strengthen the resilience of South Australians to survive, adapt and grow, no matter what happens. Find out more here.

SA Disaster Resilience Strategy

Alert SA App and website

The Alert SA Mobile App is available to download, providing timely, relevant bushfire information to the South Australian community this bushfire season.

Visit to download the app and find out more information.

This link will take you to the page on the website dealing with emergencies. The page will open in a new tab or window.

From July 1 1999, the fire services levy on insurance premiums was replaced with a new broader based emergency services levy on property. Clicking this link will open up a copy of the brochure sent out to all households in South Australia explaining how the ESL works.

The Emergency Services Levy

The Emergency Services Levy is a levy on all real estate and some vehicles for funding emergency services across South Australia so they can continue to save lives and property. The levy came into effect on 1 July, 1999. For more information, clicking here will take you to the page that explains the Emergency Services Levy in detail.

SAFECOM Strategic Plan 2022