Who We Are
The ODPEM is the National Disaster Organization responsible for disaster management in Jamaica.
What We Do
The ODPEM is the only government agency to provide disaster management functions in Jamaica.
The ODPEM is headed by a Board of Management appointed by the Honourable Prime Minister of Jamaica through the Office of the Prime Minister.
Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management Act of 1993
"An act to establish a body to be known as the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, to provide for the functions of that body adn for connected matters."
ODPEM'S Citizen's Charter
We commit to treating all members of the public with absolute respect and courtesy, maintaining a high level of professionalism at all times.
ODPEM's contact information.