An Agency of the Commonwealth of Virginia

Emergency Support Team (VEST) Status: Monitoring

VEOC Activation Status: Orange

Emergency Support Functions

This resource is maintained by Operational Coordination Division

Lead State AgencySupporting Agencies
ESF 1 - Transportation
Virginia Department of TransportationChesapeake Bay Bridge - Tunnel District (CBBT) Department of Aviation (DOAV) Department of General Services (DGS) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (DMME) Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Department of Rail and Public Transportation (DRPT) Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) Virginia State Police (VSP) Virginia Port Authority (VPA) Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF)
ESF 2 - Communications
Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (RACES) Virginia State Police (VSP) Other State Agencies with Communications Assets
ESF 3 - PUBLIC WORKS & ENGINEERING
Virginia Department of Health (VDH)Department of General Services (DGS) Professional Engineers Emergency Response Team (PERT) Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (DMME) Department of Housing and Community (DHCD) Development Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) Virginia Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network (VAWARN) Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Department of Historic Resources (DHR)
ESF 4 - FIREFIGHTING
Virginia Department of Fire Programs (VDFP) Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF)Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Department of Corrections (DOC) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Virginia Marine Resource Commission (VMRC) Virginia State Police (VSP) Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (DMME)
ESF 6 - MASS CARE, EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE, HOUSING & HUMAN SERVICES
Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS)Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) Department of General Services (DGS) Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Office of the Attorney General (OAG) Virginia Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund (VCICF) Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) Virginia State Police (VSP) Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VAVOAD) Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Virginia Public Institutions of Higher Education Department of Human Resource Management (DHRM) Virginia Department of Deaf and Hard of Hearing (VDDHH)
ESF 7 - LOGISTICS & RESOURCE SUPPORT
Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS)Department of Corrections (DOC) Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) Virginia Department of Fire Programs (VDFP) Department of General Services (DGS) VDEM Disaster Service Contractors Private Sector Partnerships All Other State Agencies not listed when applicable
ESF 8 - PUBLIC HEALTH
Virginia Department of Health (VDH)Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Department of General Services (DGS) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Department of Social Services (VDSS) Virginia State Police (VSP) Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VAVOAD) Department of Health Professions (DHP)
ESF 9 - SEARCH & RESCUE
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Virginia Department of Fire Programs (VDFP) Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) Virginia State Police (VSP) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Virginia Search and Rescue Council Organizations
ESF 10 - OIL & HAZARDOUS MATERIALS
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (DMME)
ESF 11 - AGRICULTURE & NATURAL RESOURCES
Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS)Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Virginia Department of Forestry (VDOF) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Department of General Services (DGS) Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Department of Historic Resources (DHR) Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC) Library of Virginia (LVA) Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE)
ESF 12 - ENERGY
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME) State Corporation Commission (SCC) Virginia Electric Cooperatives Dominion Virginia Power Appalachian Power Company (APCO)
ESF 13 - PUBLIC SAFETY & SECURITY
Virginia State Police (VSP)Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) Department of Corrections (DOC) Department of Forestry (VDOF) Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) Department of Military Affairs (DMA) Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
ESF 15 - EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)All Agencies of the Commonwealth of Virginia
ESF 16 - MILITARY AFFAIRS
Department of Military Affairs (DMA)Joint Force Headquarters - Virginia Joint Force Headquarters - Joint Operations Center (JFHQ-JOC) Virginia Army National Guard Virginia Air National Guard Virginia Defense Force 34th Civil Support Team (CST) CBRNE Response Force Package
ESF 17 - VOLUNTEER & DONATIONS MANAGEMENT
Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM)Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VAVOAD) Adventist Community Services (ACS)