Call triple zero ‘000’

  • Ask for Fire, Police or Ambulance.
  • Stay calm, don’t shout, speak slowly and clearly.
  • When asked give the: state you live in, street number, street name, suburb, nearest cross street.

In a fire, get out, stay out, call triple zero ‘000’ from a mobile or a neighbour’s phone.


If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impairment, the National Relay Service provides 6 ways to contact emergency services.

If you find yourself in an emergency which is either life threatening or where time is critical, you can contact fire services, police or ambulance:

Further information

Calls to 106 and 000 are FREE 24 hours a day, every day.

Emergency calls