Principles and Guidance in Disaster Resilience

Australian Disaster Resilience Handbook Collection

Fast Facts

14 Handbooks
6 Currently under review
15 Manuals

The Australian Disaster Resilience Handbook Collection provides guidance on national principles and practices for disaster resilience.

The Handbook Collection:

  • provides an authoritative and trusted source of knowledge about disaster resilience principles in Australia
  • aligns national disaster resilience strategy and policy with practice, by guiding and supporting jurisdictions, agencies and other organisations and individuals in their implementation and adoption
  • highlights and promotes the adoption of good practice in building disaster resilience in Australia
  • builds interoperability between jurisdictions, agencies, businesses and communities by promoting use of a common language and coordinated, nationally agreed principles.