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At the Highland Council, we work with our partner agencies to make the Highlands as safe a place as possible.

Together we assess risks, and we are well prepared to respond to major emergencies.

By being prepared, you can help look after yourself, your family, your business, colleagues and community

How we plan for emergencies

Severe weather - warnings and information

How to find out about schools closed in Highland

You can sign up to our free text alert service. We aim to try and warn and inform you about emergencies in your area.

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For news, advice and the latest tweets...

10 Feb 2020

See the Council website for news.

Wuhan Novel Coronavirus (WN-CoV)

10 Feb 2020

Scottish Government updates

Protect yourself from fraud and cyber crime

25 Jul 2018

Although fraud comes in many forms, there are some simple steps you can take to protect yourself from the crime.