Friday 27 March 2015


The East Midlands Government Warning, Advice and Reporting Point (EMGWARP) Network is a member community of local authority officers concerned with Information Security, who take part in regular meetings and share each other's experience in fields such as Information Assurance, Emergency Planning and policy compliance.

The EMGWARP is a subscription based network, the subscription funds;

  1. The Filtered Warning Service
  2. Advice Brokering Service
  3. Trusted sharing service

The network meets on a quarterly basis, where officers working in areas such as Information Assurance, Emergency Planning, and policy compliance can share information.

Chair of network - Tony Smith, Chesterfield Borough Council 

Vice Chair of network - David Davenport, Derbyshire County Council

Lead Officer - Kirsty Lowe, or call 01664 502637

How to become a member of the EMGWARP

If you are interested in becoming a member of the EMGWARP please contact Rachael Marriott at East Midlands Councils for further information.

The cost to be a member of the network is £300 for a district/borough council and £1,000 for county and unitaries.  The EMGWARP is managed by a subgroup of officers from the network, who oversee the work of the network, agree and monitor the cost of membership.

Terms of Reference

EMGWARP Terms of Reference


The EMGWARP network meetings are held at the East Midlands Councils offices, Melton Mowbray.

For information about future meeting dates please visit - EMGWARP-Network Meeting Dates