The department’s 2014-15 annual report highlights emergency management reform including the introduction of the Inspector-General for Emergency Management and appointment of Victoria’s inaugural Inspector-General, Tony Pearce.
The report also highlights IGEM’s activities including:
- development of the monitoring and assurance framework for emergency management
- review of performance targets for bushfire fuel management on public land
- monitoring the implementation of agreed reform actions from the Victorian Bushfires Royal Commission and the 2013–14 fire season reports
- performance monitoring of the Emergency Services Telecommunications Authority call taking and dispatch activities.
The department tabled its 2014-15 annual report in parliament on 10 November 2015.