Public Information & Warnings

During significant emergency incidents, don’t rely on a single source for your information.

Look and listen for information on television, radio, internet, mobile phones and by speaking with neighbours.

You can access current South Australian Public Information and Warnings for all emergency services agencies via:


Additional sources of SA public information and warnings

MFS emergency incidents – structure fire, bushfire, chemical spill, gas leak, smoke in area.


Bushfire incidents

For current Bushfire information and warnings for incidents in Country Fire Service (CFS) or Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) area:

  • Visit the CFS website’s Current Incidents table
  • CFS social media accounts via Alert SA
  • Call the Bushfire Information Hotline on 1300 362 361.


Heatwave, flood and weather related incidents


Police incidents


Apps for downloading

Apps are available for you to monitor current emergency situations and warnings, or to report an emergency incident. Click here for more information.


Emergency Alert

For more information about the Emergency Alert national telephony warning system, click here


Disaster Recovery

For disaster recovery information and assistance: