Brilliant minds, innovative technology, incredible teamwork

Staff meeting

The SitCen brings together a unique set of skilled people, capabilities and experience, operating 24/7 and extended hours to support horizon scanning and crisis-response across the full range of national risks, from civil emergencies to national security issues. We work at the sharpest end of the Government’s crisis response, supporting our leaders’ in decision-making.

New technology and analytical techniques are vital to our work. We have joined forces with partners across and beyond Government to innovate and experiment. Bringing together the best minds, the latest technology and a spirit of collaboration, the SitCen helps to bring the absolute best of Government to the toughest challenges that our nation faces.

Within the SitCen, we pride ourselves on our team culture, which is operationally and customer focussed, innovative, compassionate, and inclusive, and continuously learning.