1.1 Agency and Municipal Council Endorsement

This Municipal Emergency Management Plan (MEMP) has been produced by and with the authority of Colac Otway Shire Council pursuant to Section 20 (1) of the Emergency Management Act 1986 and the Emergency Management Act 2013.

The Colac Otway Shire understands and accepts its roles and responsibilities as described in Part 4 of the Emergency Management Act 1986 and the Emergency Management Act 2013.

The Colac Otway Shire Council understands and supports the concept that mutual aid between municipalities may be required during and following emergencies.

This Plan was endorsed by the Colac Otway Shire Council on the 17 th day of December 2014

Signed on behalf of the Colac Otway Shire Council )

By the Chief Executive Officer )

Pursuant to the instrument of delegation )

Dated _______________ in the presence of: )

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Witness

PART 1 – INTRODUCTION

1.2 Audit Report