Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC)

What is Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC)?

Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) meaning in Safety terms is

  • A generalized term which describes the functions and activities of representatives of involved agencies and/or jurisdictions who come together to make decisions regarding the prioritizing of incidents, and the sharing and use of critical resources. The MAC organization is not a part of the on-scene ICS and is not involved in developing incident strategy or tactics. 


reference: Glossary A – Z | National Wildfire Coordinating Group