Welcome to CDMPS

The Centre for Disaster Management and Public Safety (CDMPS) is research centre established at the University of Melbourne focused on conducting multi-disciplinary research and training on disaster management and public safety both nationally and internationally.

The CDMPS is focused on conducting multi-disciplinary research and training on disaster management and public safety both nationally and internationally

Research at CDMPS focuses on themes associated with preparing for, responding to, recovering from, and mitigating against incidents across the all-hazards spectrum of emergency/disaster management. This is an important objective in light of major disasters worldwide which have had significant impact.