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Emergency Contacts

DIAL 000 IN AN EMERGENCY

In an emergency, always dial Triple Zero (000) for police, fire or ambulance.

  • Is someone seriously injured or in need of urgent medical help?
  • Is your life or property being threatened?
  • Have you just witnessed a serious accident or crime?

If you answered YES call Triple Zero (000). Triple Zero calls are free.

When you call Triple Zero (000)

  • Do you want Police, Fire or Ambulance?
  • Stay calm, don't shout, speak slowly and clearly.
  • Tell us exactly where to come. Give an address or location.

DIAL 106 FOR A TEXT EMERGENCY CALL

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If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired, you can contact police, fire or ambulance through the National Relay Service:

  • If you are a TTY user dial 106.
  • Speak and Listen users dial 1800 555 727 then ask for 000.
  • Internet Relay users visit the following link www.iprelay.com.au/call/index.aspx and then type in 000.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired, you can also use the National Relay Service to make non-emergency calls to the emergency service information numbers referred to below:

  • TTY users, dial 133 677 and then ask for the emergency services information number that you need.
    For example, you could ask for the SES Floods and Storms Number.
  • Speak and Listen users dial 1300 555 727 and then ask for the emergency services information number that you need.
  • Internet Relay users visit the following link https://www.iprelay.com.au/call/index.aspx and
    then type in the emergency services information number that you need.
  • Video Relay Users****,choose the nrs.videorelay contact on Skype that is online and available.
    Then ask for the emergency services information number that you need.
  • If you prefer to use SMS relay, send an SMS to the NRS on 0423 677 767.
    In this SMS, include the emergency services information number that you need and a short message for the emergency services contact .
**** From the first Sunday in April to the first Sunday in October video relay is only available 6:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday in South Australia except for national public holidays. From the first Sunday in October to first Sunday in April video relay is only available 7:30am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday in South Australia except for national public holidays
The SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission has developed an information flyer that provides you with the ways you are able to access emergency services information. For more information, click here.

Fire

To report a fire telephone Triple Zero (000).

To contact the Bushfire Information Line call 1300 362 361.

Police

For non-urgent police assistance call 131 444

Visit www.police.sa.gov.au for the location of your nearest police station and information regarding services provided by the South Australia Police.

For police related news and information, particularly during periods of emergency, visit www.sapolicenews.com.au

State Emergency Service (SES) flood and storm assistance

Telephone: 132 500 for help with a damaged roof, rising flood water, trees fallen on buildings, or storm damage.

Road conditions and closures

For road closures during an emergency visit the South Australia Police Road Closures page.

For outback roads, Outback Roads Temporary Closures, Restrictions and Warnings visit the Department for Planning, Transport and Infrastructure website or call 1300 361 033.

Power supply/outages

For dangerous situations or downed power lines call SA Power Networks on 13 13 66.

For power outage information visit the Current Power Interuptions page on the SA Power Networks website.

Weather and warnings

Visit the Bureau of Meteorology website.

Also tune to your local radio station for warnings and advice.
Details of your local ABC radio frequency and local web-page can be obtained from www.abc.net.au/local.

South Australian local councils

Visit your Local Council for information for your specific location, or check your local telephone book for your local council contact numbers.

Health and hospital information

In an emergency, always call Triple Zero (000) for expert medical assistance.
Information relating to the protecting public health is available at the SA Health Website.

For Health Alert information visit the SA Health Website.

Adelaide Metro Information Line

Phone: 1300 311 108

Toll Free: 1800 182 160

For hearing impaired, called TTY on 8303 0844

For service disruptions visit the Adelaide Metro website.