Civil Defence and Emergency Management
Civil Defence Centres
In an emergency, Civil Defence Centres provide assistance for people who have been displaced or affected by an emergency situation. See below for a list of centres in Waipa.
- Cambridge Raceway
- Hautapu Sports & Recreation Club
- Raleigh Street Christian Centre
- Leamington Rugby Sports Clubs
- Cambridge Community Marae
- Mighty River Domain, Karapiro
STATUS: Western Waikato Emergency Operations Centre - deactivated
The Western Waikato Emergency Operations Centre (WWEOC) was established on Thursday 26 March 2020 at 0800hrs to support the Waikato District Health Board's response to COVID-19 at a local level. It operated the civil defence function on behalf of Waipa, Waitomo and Otorohanga territorial authorities. WWEOC was disestablished on Thursday 14 May 2020 as the response was combined with Taupo and South Waikato, based out of Taupo.
Latest COVID-19 information - visit the COVID-19 website here
Latest COVID-19 health information - Visit the Ministry of Health website here
Waikato Regional response - Visit the Waikato Region Emergency Management website here
Community-Based Assessment Centres
Click here for more information and for other CBAC centres in the Waikato region.