Emergency contact numbers

For serious injury and health concerns go to a hospital Emergency Department or call 111.


Mental Health Crisis Helpline -  0800 800 717

For 24 hour help if you are dealing with a crisis.

National Women’s Health Labour and Birthing Suite -  09 307 2888

Women who may be in labour or would like advice can call this number 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. We advise all women to call 111 if they are concerned about themselves or their baby in an emergency situation.

Healthline - 0800 611 116

For free urgent health advice from a trained registered nurse. Translators available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.

Fire, Police, and Ambulance - 111 

111 calls are free. You can call this number on a mobile phone even if the phone is out of credit. The operator will ask you which service you need and connect you to the right service.