National Disaster Response Force has a Regional Response Centre (RRC) in Thrissur temporarily functioning in the Civil Defence Institute vide Ltr. No. 17018/1618/Requisition/HQ NDRF/2017 08 dated 06-1-2017 and GO (Ms) No. 4/2018/DMD dated 6-4-2018.

Vide GO (Ms) No. 368/2016/RD dated 24-6-2016, the Government has allotted 5 acres of land in Thiruvankulam Village, Kanayannur Taluk of Ernakulam District to NDRF for constructing its own facility for the Regional Response Centre.