131. Allocation of lead responsibility for purpose of warning, informing and advising the public.

131.     Allocation of lead responsibility for purpose of warning, informing and advising the public.

Where more than one category 1 responder1 has functions2 which are exercisable in a particular local resilience area or police area3 and is subject to a duty4 to maintain arrangements to warn the public, and to provide information and advice to the public, if a particular emergency5 or an emergency of a particular kind is likely to occur or has occurred6, each such general category 1 responder having those functions and subject to that duty must co-operate with each of the other category