VicRoads is responsible for the management of the arterial road system in Victoria. VicRoads plans for and responds to the management of incidents on major arterial roads, bridges and tunnels with other agencies, including diversion routes.
VicRoads also provides information about road congestion and VicEmergency provides information about major emergencies that may involve road transport disruptions
During a major public transport disruption emergency, information and advice regarding public transport disruptions and alternate travel options for the whole community will be disseminated to state government agencies and departments by Public Transport Victoria (PTV).
PTV’s role as a control agency is to manage and coordinate timely public information and warnings, including information on public transport services and emergency disruptions using the following information channels, including: