Radio stations to listen to

Note: Newer information on this topic is available on the Get Ready website page - Stay informed.

The following radio networks work collaboratively with civil defence emergency management authorities to broadcast important information and advice in an emergency.


Radio New Zealand National
Newstalk ZB
The Hits
More FM
Radio Live


Ensure you have a battery operated radio. In an emergency find, and tune in to, your local radio station as they will broadcast official civil defence information that is appropriate for your community and situation.

Record the frequency for your local stations in your Emergency Plan.