Who to contact

General queries

General queries about civil defence and emergency management in Northland can be directed to:

Northland Civil Defence Emergency Management Group
Northland Regional Council

Phone: 0800 002 004
Email: info@nrc.govt.nz


During an emergency

If life is threatened dial 111 to contact emergency services

Facebook

Civil Defence Northland Facebook page: www.facebook.com/civildefencenorthland

Radio stations

In an emergency, radio is another important source of information.

The main Northland radio station frequencies you should tune to include:

  • More FM (91.6 FM Whangārei & Kaitāia / 92.0 FM Kerikeri / 95.2 Russell)
  • The Hits (95.6 FM Whangārei / 106.1 FM BOI / 96.4 FM Far and Mid-North)
  • National Radio (837 AM & 104.4 FM Whangārei / 837 AM & 101.1 FM Kaitāia / 981 AM & 101.5 FM Kaikohe / 981 AM & 101.1 FM Opononi)
  • Newstalk ZB (1026 AM Whangārei / 1215 AM Mid-North / 1026 AM Far North)
  • Radio Live (90.8 FM Whangārei / 100.7 FM Mid-North)

There are also local area radio stations which will provide community information:

  • Big River (98.6 FM Dargaville)
  • Heads FM (106.4 FM Mangawhai)
  • Ngati Hine FM (99.6 FM Whangārei / 99.1 FM north of Hikurangi)
  • Sunshine FM (104.3 FM Kaitāia)
  • Tai FM (98.7 FM Opononi & Kaitāia)
  • Tautoko FM (97.5 FM Mid-North / 99.5 Far North)

District council contact information

Far North District Council
You can phone the Far North District Council:

0800 920 029

Or find out more from their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/FarNorthDistrictCouncil

Or website:
www.fndc.govt.nz

Kaipara District Council
You can phone the Kaipara District Council:

0800 727 059

Or find out more from their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/KaiparaDistrictCouncil

Or website:
www.kaipara.govt.nz

Whangarei District Council
You can phone the Whangarei District Council:

0800 932 463

Or find out more from their Facebook page: www.facebook.com/WhangareiDC

Or website:
www.wdc.govt.nz