Regular monitoring enables the Inspector-General for Emergency Management (IGEM) to determine if the implementation of state-based improvements in emergency management arrangements are effective and sustainable in the long-term, and are actively helping to keep communities safe.

IGEM has two broad monitoring activities:

All IGEM’s assurance activities are guided by the Monitoring and Assurance Framework for Emergency Management which provides the foundation for a coordinated and collaborative approach to sector-wide assurance.