Preparing and dealing with emergencies
West Sussex is vulnerable to many natural and man-made emergencies. These pages will provide you with information that will assist you in being prepared to deal with some of these hazards.
We liaise closely with our colleagues in the Health Protection Agency and the wider NHS to make sure that we can respond effectively to a public health issue, such as pandemic influenza or other infectious diseases.
Information and advice on severe weather that can affect our lives daily.
Information and advice on what to do in an emergency from severe weather to fire safety.
Details on how to plan and deal with industrial and environmental emergency incidents.
West Sussex County Council provides a broad scope of services, including everything from caring for older people to maintaining roads, from educating children to determining planning applications..
The outline reservoir flood maps are available through the Environment Agency website.