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Emergency contact numbers

  • Emergency contact information

    Contact Number  Details
    Belfast City Council

    07850 499 622


    028 9027 0428

    These numbers are for out-of-hours to report emergencies such as a serious chemical spillage, flooding, a fatal accident in a workplace or a dangerous building likely to collapse.

    During coronavirus (COVID-19), we have suspended our Night Time Noise Service. Please do not call this number as we cannot respond to any noise problems out of hours. If there is a serious disturbance, the PSNI may be able to help. You can call 101, the non-emergency service. If you have an urgent query or request please email This email is monitored during normal office hours

    028 9027 0428

    To report an emergency during office hours only

    Visit emergency planning for more information

    Fire, police and ambulance



    PSNI non-emergency




    0800 555 111


    Flooding Incident Line

    0300 2000 100

    Use this number to report serious flooding (24 hours a day, seven days a week)

    Belfast City Hospital

    028 9032 9241


    Mater Hospital

    028 9074 1211


    Musgrave Park Hospital

    028 9090 2000


    Royal Victoria Hospital (including children's and maternity)

    028 9024 0503


    Planning Service

    028 9050 0510


    Housing  Executive

    0344 892 0901



    03457 643 643

    Faults and supply enquiries

    NI Gas Emergency Service

    0800 002001


    DfI Roads

    0300 200 7899

    For reporting faults with street lighting

    Northern Ireland Water Leakline

    0800 028 2011

    For reporting a leak in the mains water supply. (24 hours a day, seven days a week)

    Northern Ireland Water

    0845 744 0088

    Waterline: for all emergencies including flooding as well as day to day enquiries about water. (24 hours a day, seven days a week). Typetalk number: 0800 051 5446 for people with hearing difficulties

    DfI Rivers

    028 9260 6100

    For reporting flooding from overflowing rivers and watercourses (24 hours a day, seven days a week)

    Education Authority (Belfast)

    028 9056 4000



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