About emergency health management
Learn about public health emergencies in Australia and the various agencies involved.
Outbreaks and pandemics
Find out how we define outbreaks and pandemics, and plan and prepare to manage them.
Bushfires and floods
Learn about our role in bushfires, floods and other disasters that may affect your health.
Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC)
Find out about Australia's key decision-making committee for health emergencies.
Public Health Information Hotline
1800 004 599
Call the Public Health Information Hotline in the event of a health emergency or incident affecting the public. You can call between 8:30am and 5pm AEST/AEDT from Monday to Friday.
Emergency management plans
Our collection of emergency management plans cover both domestic and international health emergencies.