Western Australia is joining with other states and territories to deliver
nationally consistent emergency information through the implementation of the
Australian Warning System (AWS).
The AWS is an easy-to-understand warning system to help you stay safe during an
emergency, no matter where in the country you are. This year you’ll notice
changes to the bushfire warning colours, as well as new nationally consistent
hazard icons on Emergency WA. Over time you’ll see more changes to emergency
information across all natural hazards as we continue to achieve national
Know the new warning system and how to stay safe during an emergency.
AWS factsheet (PDF 458 KB).
Visit www.emergency.wa.gov.au for current alerts and warnings.