Emergency Management Office

The Emergency Management Office (EMO) is responsible for emergency planning and coordinating emergency responses. The office works with municipal authorities to help plan for emergencies, coordinate provincial resources when there is an emergency and help with analysis and evaluation after an emergency. We also administer the provincial emergency 911 service.

The Emergency Management Office is a division of the Department of Municipal Affairs and Housing.

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Emergency Management Office
PO Box 2581
Halifax NS B3J 3N5