Emergencies – 999 and 101
|Do you know to only contact 999 in an emergency but to contact 101 for non-emergencies? Do you know how to contact these services if you are deaf or hard of hearing?
You will only be able to use this service if you have registered with emergencySMS first. To register, text ‘register’ to 999. You will get a reply – then follow the instructions you are sent.
Access the service via textphone on 18001 101.
Examples of where 101 should be dialled instead of 999