09-16 Review Of Business Continuity Plans
To remind councils of the importance of developing, reviewing and updating business continuity plans.
In April 2007 the Department issued a circular recommending that councils ensure they have in place a well developed business continuity plan that addresses the key risks to council’s continued activities and provides a well articulated plan to minimise the potential impact of these risks (Circular to Councils 07-12 Business Continuity Plans).
The current outbreak of a new form of influenza A (H1N1) virus acts as a timely reminder for all councils to review their business continuity plans for currency and completeness. Read more...