Emergency planning

Southampton City Council emergency plans

To enable an efficient response to incidents in the city and in order to ensure the welfare of the people and the environment following a major incident the following are some of the plans in place for Southampton:

  • Southampton City Council Major Incident Plan
  • Reactor Emergency Plan relating to the Detailed Emergency Planning Zone for Southampton’s Operational Berth, an area of approximately 1.5km including parts of Southampton and Hythe - download Detailed Emergency Planning Zone map
  • HIOW LRF Multi Agency Flood Plan
  • Oil and Chemical Pollution Plan
  • Pandemic Influenza Plan
  • Heatwave Plan
  • Cold Weather Plan

The Emergency Planning team also works with other agencies and the emergency services across Hampshire when the incidents require wider support.

If you would like further information please contact us at emergency.planning@southampton.gov.uk