The Fire Danger Period is now in force in Glenelg Shire, from Monday 20 November 2023.During the period Council will only issue permits to burn where approval has been granted from the Country Fire Authority.For more information visit:
The Vulnerable Persons Register (VPR) is a local list of people who may need consideration in an emergency. The register is maintained by agencies that provide personal care, support and case management services to people living in the community in partnership with Glenelg Shire Council.
What Type of Event will Activate the VPR?
Fire, flood, storm, heatwave, earthquake, explosion, terrorist act, accident, epidemic or warlike action which:
Who is a Vulnerable Person?
A vulnerable person is someone living in the community who is frail, and/or physically or cognitively impaired and unable to comprehend warnings and directions and/or respond in an emergency situation.
If you are aware of someone who is vulnerable and would need assistance in an emergency, please contact Glenelg Shire Council.
Operated by Red Cross to provide peace of mind to people who are isolated through a daily call to check on their well being and safety.
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