Barbados is currently at Stage 3 of its National COVID-19 Preparedness Plan. A national 24 hour curfew is in effect until further notice.

Our Mission

To develop, promote and maintain a comprehensive National Disaster Management Programme which will:

  • Educate all citizens about the various elements of Disaster Management.
  • Create appropriate mechanisms which will promote and advance Disaster Management activities at all levels of the society.
  • Promote and institutionalize the practice of appropriate preventative and mitigation measure for all possible hazards.
  • Promote the development and maintenance of effective warning, response and recovery plans for all sectors of the society.