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Incident Management Handbook

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The Incident Management in Australia Handbook is in development and will be published in 2023.

The purpose of the Incident Management Handbook is to:

  • be an authoritative and trusted source of knowledge of incident management in Australia
  • provide clarity on the nationally agreed principles of incident management in Australia
  • identify and promote the adoption of good practice of incident management
  • build interoperability between jurisdictions, agencies, businesses and community leaders by outlining common language and coordinated, nationally agreed principles
  • align national disaster resilience strategy and policy of incident management by informing and assisting jurisdictions, agencies and other organisations in the implementation and adoption of these arrangements.

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