Canberra Emergency Services
For people who are both living and visiting Canberra, it is important that you have access to the services that can help you in an emergency, whether it be the police, the hospital, the ambulance of the fire brigade.
We have put together contacts that you will want to use of you ever find yourself or others in need. If you want a hospital you will find a list of contacts for both public and private hospitals as well as other health service providers.
To get in contact with Canberra police, we have put together information about who to call in an emergency, for a community issue or media enquiries.
You will find information and the numbers to call if you or someone you know needs to access an ambulance and in the case of a fire or other emergency, there is also a list of Canberra fire brigades for you to contact if you ever need to do so.
In an emergency please dial 000 so you can be put through to the most appropriate and closest emergency service for you.
- Health Services - use our directory to find hospitals and health services, and their contacts in Canberra, Australia.
- Police - In an emergency dial 000. For police contacts and other law enforcement enquiries you can contact the following centres.
- Ambulance Service - In an emergency dial 000.
- Fire Brigade - In an emergency dial 000.