|Life threatening emergencies
||Telephone Triple Zero (000)
For life threatening, critical or serious situations only.
State Emergency Service (SES) flood and storm assistance
Tasmania Fire Service
||To report a fire, telephone Triple Zero (000)
For non-emergencies, contact
1800 000 699
State-wide fire bans
Fire alert map |
Fire alert list
||Non-urgent ambulance assistance:
1800 008 008
1300 303 196
Early Access to Defibrillation Program:
1300 979 057
1800 333 000
|Health and hospital information
Department of Health and Human Services or phone Service Tasmania on
1300 135 513
|Poison Information Centre
||After hours medical advice - phone
1800 022 222
Road conditions and closures
||For state-wide details visit:
Department of State Growth
Current power outage information
Report fallen powerlines or a power outage: phone
|Weather and warnings
Bureau of Meteorology site, or check their
Telephone Weather Services Directory for Tasmania.
For warnings and advice, tune to your local ABC radio station. Details of your local ABC radio frequency and web page can be obtained from
Emergency animal disease
||If you suspect a farm animal has an emergency animal disease, report it by calling 1800 675 888 any time. Visit the
Biosecurity Tasmania website to find out more about animal biosecurity.
|Orphaned or injured wildlife
||To report injured or orphaned wildlife, contact the
Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment Mon to Fri, 9am to 5pm on 6165 4305
Emergency plant pest
||If you suspect an emergency plant pest or disease, report it by calling 1800 084 881 any time. Visit the
Biosecurity Tasmania website to find out more about plant biosecurity.
||Check the latest Bureau of Meteorology tsunami warnings.
Listen to your local radio and TV announcements.
Telephone 1300 TSUNAMI (1300 878 6264)
|Tasmanian local councils
local council for information regarding your specific location, or check your local telephone book for your local council's contact phone numbers.
132 203 - report faults and damage to Telstra property
132 299 - business-only technical support
Phone: 133 937
||For information on school closures, either contact your children's school directly or visit the
Department of Education.