In situations where people are injured or their lives are in danger, always call triple zero (000). If you have seen a serious accident or crime, you should also call triple zero (000). The triple zero (000) line operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Telephone helpline
- Emergency services
- Emergency response
Available throughout Australia to all residents or visitors
How to access
To get emergency assistance
Call triple zero (000)
Visit the triplezero website
The National Relay Service (NRS) is available to help callers with a hearing or speech impairment. For:
The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) is available (24 hours, 7 days) for callers who speak other languages. Call 131 450.
If you would prefer to discuss your health or treatment in a language other than English, an interpreter can be arranged for you at no cost.
Interpreter services are also available free of charge for people with a speech or hearing impairment.
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Calls are free from all phones.