Find out why they’re going off
In an emergency the sirens will sound continuously and the siren alerts you to the potential for serious flooding or other incidents that could affect Lower Hutt.
Go to our emergency status information page - accessed directly from our homepage in an emergency.
Listen to a radio stations including:
- The Hits 90.1FM
- National Radio 567 AM, 101.3 FM, 104.5 FM
- The Breeze 94.1 FM, 98.5 FM
- More FM 95.3 FM, 99.7 FM
- Newstalk ZB 1035 AM
- Radio Live 98.9 FM, 1233 AM
Watch TV for news broadcasts and civil defence information.
Contact family and friends to pass information to them, especially if they may be at risk.
Get emergency alerts
You can sign up to get emergency alerts from the Wellington Region Emergency Management Office (WREMO) through the Red Cross's Hazard App.