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Significance

The Emergency Services Medal recognises distinguished service by members of emergency services across Australia, and people who are involved in emergency management, training or education.

History

State emergency services and voluntary emergency organisations are eligible for the award.Along with the Ambulance Service Medal, the Emergency Services Medal was introduced into the Australian system of honours in 1999.

The Emergency Services Medal was established on 7 July 1999 by Letters Patent.