Multi-Agency Coordination Center Plan for the H-GAC Region


The Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) Plan for the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) Region may be activated during a catastrophic incident or in anticipation of a significant event that affects the Houston-Galveston Area Council (H‑GAC) region as a whole. Its purpose is to help coordinate regional resource requests and/or maintain regional situational awareness from response through short-term recovery.

  • Last revised and approved: June 2018 by the Regional Homeland Security Coordinating Council
  • Next revision: June 2020
  • Footprint: H-GAC Region


The MACC Handbook

This plan is part of the MACC Handbook, which also includes standard operating guidelines (SOGs), job aids, and other supplemental documents.


  • MACC Activation SOG
  • MACC Coordination Call SOG
  • MACC Demobilization SOG

Job Aids

  • MACC Coordinator Position Job Aid
  • Resources Unit Leader Job Aid
  • Situation Unit Leader Job Aid
  • MACC Coordination Call Job Aid

Supplemental Documents

  • MACC Coordination Call Participant Roster
  • MACC Staff Roster


You should read this plan if…

  • You are a member of the Unified Area Coordination Committee.
  • You are an emergency management coordinator of a jurisdiction within the H-GAC region.
  • You are anticipated to staff the MACC in a regional incident.
  • You want to learn how your jurisdictions emergency operations plan integrates with the MACC Plan.
  • You want to understand regional resource coordination and regional situational awareness.