Working together for a resilient Birmingham.


Birmingham Resilience Team


Birmingham Resilience Team (BRT) is a corporate service established to enable Council-wide compliance with the Civil Contingencies Act 2004. BRT works within the Council’s governance framework and contributes to the strategic outcome “Stay Safe in a Clean Green City”. BRT works closely in partnership with other agencies.

BRT aim to ensure Birmingham is a resilient city where responding partners work together effectively and our communities and businesses are both informed and able to access information and assistance before, during and after emergencies.

BRT has responsibility for:

A multi-agency approach

We fulfil our responsibilities by:

BRT works to a consultation and engagement strategy which you can download below

BRT Consultation and Engagement Strategy 2016

Our mission is to ensure Birmingham is a resilient city by providing a professional service, through actively working  with responder partners and by engaging communities and businesses via a range of warning and informing methods, before, during and after emergencies.