ESF Mental Health Matters program logo
April 7th, 2021
Free workshops designed especially for emergency service/management volunteers with an interest wellbeing
March 25th, 2021
IGEM's 8th progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
March 19th, 2021
Recognising collaboration and innovative thinking
March 9th, 2021
Registrations are open until 15 March & more than 40 sports to choose from
March 9th, 2021
Join a local meeting or drop in for a cuppa-and-chat with Inspector-General Tony Pearce and share your recovery experiences of the 2019-20 bushfires
March 5th, 2021
Celebrating International Women's Day 2021
February 23rd, 2021
Meet with Inspector-General and share your feedback on recovery from the 2019-20 bushfires
February 12th, 2021
Meetings scheduled for 15 – 17 February are now postponed in accordance with today’s statement from the Premier
February 11th, 2021
Community members throughout fire-affected Eastern Victoria are invited to provide feedback on the delivery and effectiveness of recovery activities since the 2019–20 bushfires
February 4th, 2021
IGEM's 7th progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
January 19th, 2021
Supporting mental health and wellbeing in Victoria’s emergency management sector
January 12th, 2021
Young people aged 12 to 25 in Eastern Victoria (Towong, Alpine and East Gippsland Shire), this is your chance to have your say on bushfire recovery in your community through YACVic's survey
December 18th, 2020
IGEM's 6th progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
December 18th, 2020
All Victorians need to know how to plan for and respond to fire.
December 4th, 2020
Rights in recovery
November 30th, 2020
Creating a more inclusive and collaborative environment
November 25th, 2020
16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence
November 13th, 2020
Celebrate the contribution of women leading through disaster
November 10th, 2020
Remembering veterans who have served in past conflicts and peacekeeping operations. 
November 8th, 2020
Celebrating NAIDOC Week 8 - 15 November
October 19th, 2020
Fire Action Week is Victoria’s annual fire planning and preparation awareness week.
October 14th, 2020
IGEM's 5th progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
September 29th, 2020
IGEM's 4th progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
September 16th, 2020
This year’s conference is going online !
September 14th, 2020
A chance to say thank you to those who protect and serve our community and ensure that those who have fallen are never forgotten.
August 20th, 2020
Join September's webEMC with Tony Pearce on enabling Victoria’s emergency management learning and continuous improvement culture
August 19th, 2020
The Governor of Victoria and Mr Howard invite Victorian artist Heesco to create an artwork encapsulating the spirit of gratitude
August 10th, 2020
IGEM's 3rd progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
August 3rd, 2020
A new networking and professional development resource for emergency management
July 10th, 2020
A free webinar bringing together Australia's two emergency management Inspectors-General
July 9th, 2020
A progress update on the independent Fire Season Inquiry
July 6th, 2020
7 July hearings to focus on assurance and accountability mechanisms
June 10th, 2020
The stadiums are coming to you in this in huge stair challenge
June 2nd, 2020
Stories from Victoria's emergency triple zero service
May 27th, 2020
Tony Pearce provides his update on the Inquiry into the 2019-20 Victorian fire season
May 19th, 2020
Do you know of some amazing resilience-in-action projects that would make ideal nominations?
May 5th, 2020
Emergency Management Conference moves to 6-7 October 2020
April 3rd, 2020
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April 3rd, 2020
Lives are at stake. You must act now.
April 2nd, 2020
Victorians can now contribute their views and experiences to the Victorian Fire Season Inquiry through online meetings.
March 18th, 2020
Maintaining a safe environment and Coronavirus / COVID-19
February 5th, 2020
Be a part of history and celebrate women in emergency management on 8 March
January 14th, 2020
Victorian Government announces an independent inquiry into the 2019-2020 Victorian fire season
November 27th, 2019
Tony Pearce joins 1100 walkers and climbers in annual Fred Hollows Foundation fundraiser
August 30th, 2019
A message of thanks and appreciation from Victoria’s emergency management agencies to Victoria Police for serving and protecting our communities.
December 17th, 2018
IGEM's ‘Innovative regulation for emergency services telecommunications in Victoria’ has been nominated for an IPAA Victoria Leadership in the Public Sector Award.
September 25th, 2018
The partnership with the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission Charter Project sets the foundations for IGEM's Human Rights Action Plan.
September 10th, 2018
Public submissions are invited to help shape IGEM's review
February 13th, 2018
IGEM is inviting residents across six municipalities to talk about natural-hazard risks in their area and how well prepared they are to respond.
December 14th, 2017
On 14 December 2017 government released the Inspector-General for Emergency Management's Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry - Annual Report 2017 and Review of SKM Coolaroo Recycling Plant Fire report.
October 30th, 2017
The Victorian Government has asked the Inspector-General for Emergency Management to implement an independent assurance process, which will ensure the ongoing integrity of fire services' response time data. This will also include analysis of the data to inform the development of future response strategies.
August 15th, 2017
The Victorian Government has announced a review of the July 2017 fire at the SKM Recycling Plant in Coolaroo.
April 27th, 2017
Government has released and responded to the final report from the Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM) into the unprecedented thunderstorm asthma event of 21 and 22 November 2016.
February 1st, 2017
Government has released the preliminary report from the Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM) into the unprecedented thunderstorm asthma event of 21 and 22 November 2016.
December 15th, 2016
The Inspector-General for Emergency Management invites public submissions to their review of the emergency response to the thunderstorm asthma event of 21–22 November 2016.
November 24th, 2016
Government has requested the Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM) to monitor the implementation of the recommendations outlined in the Parliamentary Inquiry into the CFA Training College at Fiskville.
August 23rd, 2016
Victoria’s emergency management agencies are making significant progress in improving bushfire safety across the state, a new report shows.
February 26th, 2016
A greater sharing of community recovery experiences and knowledge will strengthen bushfire recovery according to a report released today.
February 25th, 2016
Government has released and responded to the Inspector-General for Emergency Management’s review of the 2015 Wye River-Jamieson Track fire.
November 19th, 2015
Government has released and responded to the independent investigation of the Lancefield-Cobaw fire and the Inspector-General for Emergency Management’s report into the review of performance targets for the future bushfire fuel management program on public land.
September 9th, 2015
A survey helping establish how Victorians affected by the 2014 bushfires experienced the recovery process will be available online for the next two weeks.
July 29th, 2015
A new survey will help establish how Victorians affected by the 2014 bushfires experienced the recovery process to help inform better approaches in the future.
June 19th, 2015
The government has released the Monitoring and Assurance Framework for Emergency Management developed by the Inspector-General for Emergency Management.
February 17th, 2015
The Inspector-General for Emergency Management has been asked to conduct a review of performance targets for the future bushfire fuel management program on public land.
October 13th, 2014
The 2013-14 Fire Season Compliance Report, by Inspector-General for Emergency Management, has been released.
August 7th, 2014
The Inspector-General for Emergency Management has been asked to investigate 2013-14 fire season and East Gippsland fires
August 4th, 2014
The Bushfire Royal Commission Implementation Monitor has released their final report.
July 28th, 2014
Tony Pearce has been appointed as the inaugural Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM).