Alberta Emergency Management Agency

Government of Alberta - Ministry of Public Safety and Emergency Services


Description
Ensures that Alberta’s communities are prepared to respond to disasters or emergencies.

Service provides:

  • a variety of programs and assistance to ensure that Alberta's communities are prepared to respond to disasters or emergencies

Includes:

  • leadership in the co-ordination, collaboration, and co-operation of all organizations involved in the prevention, preparedness, and response to disasters and emergencies
  • co-ordinating the delivery of vital services during a crisis through organizations including government, industry, municipalities, and first responders
  • operation of the Provincial Operations Centre which co-ordinates cross-government response to disasters and emergencies
  • disaster financial assistance programs
  • consultations and workshops
  • government emergency plans
  • grants, legislation, and publications
  • community and first responders services
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service: You must have an Alberta.ca Account and a personal e-mail address to use the MAERS system.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Toll Free
1-866-618-2362 (24 Hour Response Readiness Centre)
Toll Free
310-0000 then 780-422-9000 (Ministry Office)
Telephone
780-310-4455 (updates related to wildfires)
Telephone
780-422-9000 (Ministry Office)
Web Site
http://www.aema.alberta.ca
Email
aema@gov.ab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
March 19, 2024
Hours of Operation
Mon
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:15 AM to 04:30 PM

Call centre providing updates related to wildfires open from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM everyday.