Whitehorse City Council

Emergency Contact Information

After-hours Emergency Service

To report after-hours emergencies requiring immediate action by Council such as road-based hazards, flooding, fallen trees, a dangerous dog roaming or attack, please call 9262 6333.

Local Emergency Service Contact Numbers  

General Emergencies

Ambulance: 000
Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB): 000
Victoria Police: 000
Environment Protection Authority (EPA): 1300 372 842 (24 hours a day)
Parks Victoria: 131 963
Poison Information Centre:131 126
Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000

Flood and Storm Damages

State Emergency Service: 132500
Yarra Valley Water: 132 762
South East Water: 132 812

Roads and Vehicles

VicRoads: 131 170
RACV: 131 111

Gas and Power

Retailers

Alinta Energy: 133 702
Origin Energy: 132 461
AGL:131 245
Energy Australia: 133 466

Gas and Power Distributers

Multinet Gas: 132 691
Ausnet Electricity Services: 131 799
United Energy Electricity: 132 099
Citipower Electricity: 131 280

Communication

Telstra: 132 203
Optus: 131 344

Local Police Stations

Box Hill Police Station
Address: 1 Kangerong Road, Box Hill 3128
Phone: 8892 3200

Burwood Police Station
Address: corner Scott Grove and Burwood Highway, Burwood 3125
Phone: 9888 8377

Forest Hill Police Station
Address: 469 Springvale Road, Forest Hill 3131
Phone 8847 3600
Open 24 hours

Nunawading Police Station
Address: 401 Whitehorse Road, Nunawading 3131
Phone: 9871 4111


Weather Warnings and Predictions

Bureau of Meteorology: check for current warnings or weather predictions
 

Other Information Assistance

In some circumstances the Department of Health and Human Services offer grants in cases of hardship. Information can be obtained by phoning 1300 360 452.


Property Damage

Contact your insurance company for advice in relation to reinstating any property damage.