Emergencies


For Emergencies Dial 111

Ambulance
Deaf Emergency Fax +64 (800) 16 16 10
Deaf Emergency Telephone (TTY) +64 (800) 16 16 16
MedicAlert Patient Vitals Service – Emergency only
-Call The Emblem Number +64 (4) 472 2999
-Non-Urgent Ambulance Call +64 (800) 42 62 85
St John General Enquiries +64 (800) 78 56 46

Fire Service
Deaf Emergency Fax +64 (800) 16 16 10
Deaf Emergency Telephone (TTY) +64 (800) 16 16 16

Police
Mobile Phone Calls To Report Traffic Accidents *555
Deaf Emergency Fax +64 (800) 16 16 10
Deaf Emergency Telephone (TTY) +64 (800) 16 16 16

Civil Defence
If Life At Risk Call 111
Waikato Emergency Management Group +64 (800) 800 401

Rescue Services
For Search & Rescue Emergencies Call 111 And Ask For Police

Gas Services
For Gas Emergencies Call 111 And Ask For Fire Service

Railway Emergencies
For Railway Problems +64 (800) 808 400

Electrical Power Lines
Refer To Your Local Supplier Or Contractors
KiwiRail Railways Electrification (Traction Control) +64 (800) 808 400

Poisons & Hazardous Chemicals
National Poison Centre 24 Hours +64 (800) 76 47 66

Environmental Pollution
Bay Of Plenty Regional Council Pollution Hotline +64 (800) 884 883
Horizons Regional Council Pollution Hotline +64 (800) 800 800

Health
Doctors Refer To The Directory
Healthline +64 (800) 611 116
Hospitals Refer To The Directory
Taupo Hospital 24 Hours +64 (7) 376 1000
MedicAlert +64 (800) 84 01 11
Urgent Pharmacies Refer To The Directory

Animal Emergencies
Ministry For Primary Industries
-General Enquiries +64 (800) 00 83 33
-Exotic Pest & Disease +64 (800) 80 99 66
-Fisheries Poaching +64 (800) 47 62 24
Container & Cargo Clearance +64 (800) 22 20 18
Department Of Conservation
-Whale Stranding & Native Wildlife +64 (800) 36 24 68

For Emergencies Dial 111