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Welcome to the Tasmania State Emergency Service

The SES provides a volunteer response capability for severe storms and floods, road crash rescue, search and rescue/recovery and a range of other general rescue and community support roles.

In addition the SES provides whole of government advice and executive support to the State Emergency Management Committee and Regional Emergency Management Planning Groups.  It also takes the lead with much of the State's emergency management planning and emergency risk management work.

This website provides information on the history of the SES, public safety, emergency management plans and much more.

There is also information about the SES Units and how to become an SES volunteer. 

The State Emergency Service is a Division of the Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management Link to External Site



An SES Team

Want to join the SES?
SES Volunteers come from all walks of life and there are many roles that an SES volunteer can participate. Read more ...


SES Business Plan

Detail of SES Business Plan Cover

The SES Business Plan for 2017-2018 is now available. Select the link below to read more ...

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