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Emergency Contacts​ ​
Life threatening emergencies ​Telephone Triple Zero (000)
For life threatening, critical or serious situations only.
​State Emergency Service (SES) flood and storm assistance ​Telephone 132 500
​Non-emergency contacts ​
​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
Ambulance Tasmania Non-urgent ambulance assistance: ​1800 008 008
Administration: 1300 303 196
Early Access to Defibrillation Program: 1300 979 057
Tasmania Police 131 444
​Crime Stoppers ​1800 333 000
Health and hospital information ​Contact the Department of Health and Human Services or phone Service Tasmania on 1300 135 513
Poison Information Centre 131 126
​Health direct ​After hours medical advice - phone 1800 022 222
​Road conditions and closures ​For state-wide details visit:
Tasmania Police
Department of State Growth​
Power supply/outages ​TasNetworks:
Current power outage information
Report fallen powerlines or a power outage: phone 132 004
Weather and warnings ​Visit the 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 www.abc.net.au/local.
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.
​Tsunami warnings ​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 ​Visit your local council for information regarding your specific location, or check your local telephone book for your local council's contact phone numbers.
​Telecommunications

Telstra
Web site: www.telstra.com.au
Phone:
132 203 - report faults and damage to Telstra property
132 299 - business-only technical support

Optus
Web site: www.optus.com.au
Phone: 133 937

​Schools ​For information on school closures, either contact your children's school directly or visit the Department of Education.

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