Your Phone CAN Save Your Life

   With emergency info direct to your phone

  • New Zealand's national alert service
  • All alert types (road users go here)
  • Quicker alerts keeping you & your family safer

See what our users say

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Two services:

PREMIUM Alerts
New Zealand's national alert service
On your phone in 10 seconds
E-mail backup
Set a ringtone on your smartphone, for instant recognition.

Basic Alerts
E-mail-only
Slower delivery
Less likely to be checked by most people


The information we provided was texted out to Lert Info recipients within five minutes of us advising Lert. Well done!

Chris Raine
Emergency Services Manager
Waitaki District Council

How Lerts Help You

  1. You can get information before you know something is up
  2. Near real-time updates
  3. Location based alerts
  4. A trusted service and followed by many Civil Defence regions for additional information
  5. See our Facebook page for "rolling" updates

alerts to phone

Got e-mail and txt -
great service and hugely accurate.

Philip Duncan
Weatherwatch



We are an AMP Scholarship winner for 2015 - see video

Running an organisation? Mass txting org.lert.info

Long distance driver? Use Road Lerts road.lert.info

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