Disasters are becoming more frequent. It has never been more important to get prepared. Click through for more information on how you can better prepare your family for emergencies this Emergency Ready Week.

To stop receiving junk mail, put a ‘No Junk Mail’ sticker on your letterbox. These are available for free from Council’s Customer Service Centre or Strathfield Library.

You can also contact the Distribution Standards Board on 1800 676 136 to register your letterbox as ‘restricted’ which means you can only receive mail that is addressed to you and public information such as local newspapers, Neighbourhood Watch information and Council notices.