Emergency and Essential Services
Police, Fire, Ambulance – In an emergency dial 000
- Australian Federal Police Responsible for policing in Canberra and the ACT
- Crime Stoppers – Phone 1800 333 000
If you need police to attend an address or you need immediate police assistance DO NOT PHONE CRIME STOPPERS. In an emergency dial 000
- ACT Ambulance Service In an emergency dial 000
- ActewAGL – Electricity, natural gas, water, sewerage – Click on the “Contact us” link for faults and emergency contacts.
- ACT Emergency Services Agency – Online alerts, news, emergency contacts.
- ACT Fire Brigade
- Canberra Rape Crisis Centre – Sexual assault counselling for women and children.
- FireNet – The International Fire Information Network
- Health First – Email a nurse or phone
- National Missing Persons Unit
- St John Ambulance Australia
- St John Ambulance Australia ACT
- ACT State Emergency Service (SES) – For SES assistance during floods and storms
phone 6207 8455. In an emergency dial 000.
- Weather warnings from the Bureau of Meteorology
- Australian National Security – Latest updates online or phone the 24-hour National Security Hotline on 1800 123 400
- ACT Community Recovery – Provides community recovery services to assist individuals, families and communities deal with the impact of a disaster or major emergency event.
- See also Crisis care