Disaster planning questionnaire bears extreme importance as it is a practical approach to know about the points to be kept in mind for prevention or at the time of a man-made or natural disaster. The specifications gathered from the questionnaire helps the concerned person to organize and streamline appropriate resources to tackle the situation of a disaster and/or lessen its effects. These sets of questions help in stressing the most basic and crucial facets of disaster planning with a holistic approach.

Disaster planning questionnaire sample

Contact name: _____________

Name of the concerned body ______________

Contact phone no: _________________

Email: _______________

Contact address: _______________


Q1. Please mention the type of disaster which you plan to prevent or tackle with.


Q2. Please mention the locations most probable to be affected by the disaster.


Q3. Write the approximate population data to be affected by the disaster.


Q4. Do you have adequate resources to contact the ambulance service, police station and relevant NGOs, media houses to prevent the occurrence or lessen the effects of the disaster?

  1. Yes
  2. No

Q5. Are you willing to involve volunteers to tackle the disaster situation?

  1. Yes
  2. No

Q6. If the answer to question 5 is yes, then please write in brief how you will educate the volunteers to cope with the disaster situation.


Q7. How many volunteers do you want to involve in the planning?

  1. Below 10
  2. 11 to 25
  3. More than 25

Q8. Please write the approximate amount of the fund for disaster planning initiation and operational proceedings.