In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Contact us

The Motor Accident Injuries Commission can be contacted through Access Canberra on 13 22 81, or by email to You can also complete a feedback form available on the Access Canberra website.

A Defined Benefit Information Service is provided by CARE inc, who will provide free advice and assistance to people on accessing the defined benefits available to them under the Motor Accident Injuries scheme. The Defined Benefit Information Service by CARE can be contacted on 1300 209 642.