137. Establishment of local resilience forums and strategic co-ordinating groups.

General category 1 responders1 which have functions2 which are exercisable in a particular local resilience area3 in England or Wales must co-operate with each other, in a single forum known as a 'local resilience forum'4, in connection with the performance of their duties5 to assess emergency risks, to plan for emergencies, to publish plans and assessments, and to warn, inform and advise the public about emergencies