State and Territory contacts



If you require emergency information, choose the State or Territory from the drop down list above for contacts for emergency service organisations.


Emergency services can use Emergency Alert to send voice messages to landlines and text messages to mobile phones within a defined area, about likely or actual emergencies.

There is no need to register or sign up to Emergency Alert. 

Information about the Emergency Alert system is available from the frequently asked questions section of this website.

For enquiries about the administration of the system contact the relevant State or Territory listed below.


Australian Capital Territory : Access Canberra   13 22 81
New South Wales : Office of Emergency Management   (02) 9212 9200
Northern Territory : Superintendent Joint Emergency Services Communications Centre (JESCC)   (08) 8922 1500
Queensland : Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (External link)

South Australia : South Australian Fire and Emergency Commission (External link) (08) 8115 3909
Tasmania : Tasmania Fire Service (External link) (03) 6173 2740
Victoria : Emergency Alert Program (External link) 1800 240 667
Western Australia: Department of Fire & Emergency Services (External link) (08) 9395 9300