Making your establishment available for community use in the event of an emergency

Can you support to your community through making a building or facility available for use as an topEmergency SheltersEmergency shelters are buildings, such as community centres and sports halls, used to provide temporary accommodation for anyone that has to leave their home or workplace owing to an emergency situation.emergency shelter ?

  1. The kind of things we look for include:

    • - parking spaces
    • - seating/chairs
    • - hot water and drinks making facilities
    • - availability of toilets
    • - outside space
    • - space that can be used for sleeping
    • - toys for children
    • - baby changing facilitie
    • - Wi-fi
    • - space for pets

    among other things.  If you're not sure if your building is suitable, please get in touch with our Civil Contingencies team for a chat.

  2. Your Contact Details
    1. Please tell us who has completed this form so we know who to contact if we have any questions regarding the submission
    2. Your Name
      1. Numbers, spaces, + , ( , and ) are all valid characters
    3. Are you a Keyholder?
      1. In order to use your venue as a shelter we will need to know who to contact to gain access to the building – at any time of day.

        Please provide the details of the a primary and secondary contact who would have sufficient authority to grant us access. This may be the key holder or site manager.
      2. Please select *