Emergency contact numbers

Contact
Number
Details
Belfast City Council 07850 499622 or 028 9027 0428 These numbers are for use out-of-hours to report emergencies such as a serious chemical spillage, flooding, a fatal accident in a workplace or a dangerous building likely to collapse.
028 9027 0428 To report an emergency during office hours only.
 Visit our emergency page for more information
Fire, police and ambulance
999  
PSNI non-emergency 101
Crimestoppers 0800 555 111  
Flooding Incident Line
0300 2000 100 Use this number to report serious flooding (24 hours a day, seven days a week).
Belfast City Hospital
028 9032 9241  
Mater Hospital
028 9074 1211  
Musgrave Park Hospital
028 9090 2000  
Royal Victoria Hospital (including childrens and maternity)
028 9024 0503  
Planning Service
028 9050 0510  
Northern Ireland Housing  Executive
0344 892 0901  
NIE
03457 643 643 For faults and supply enquiries.
NI Gas Emergency Service
0800 002001  
Transport NI 0300 200 7893 For reporting faults with street lighting.
Northern Ireland Water Leakline
0800 028 2011 For reporting a leak in the mains water supply. (24 hours a day, seven days a week).
Northern Ireland Water
0845 744 0088 Waterline: for all emergencies including flooding as well as day to day enquiries about water. (24 hours a day, seven days a week).
Typetalk number: 0800 051 5446 for customers with hearing difficulties.
Rivers Agency
028 9260 6100 For reporting flooding from overflowing rivers and watercourses (24 hours a day, seven days a week).
Education Authority (Belfast) 028 9056 4000

Useful Benefits Numbers:

 

Attendance Allowance
0800 587 0912
Jobseeker’s Allowance
(for people who have paid contributions and have been laid off as a result of Covid-19) -0800 022 4250
Bereavement Service/Bereavement Support Payment
0800 085 2463
Make the Call – Benefits Advice Line
0800 232 1271
Benefit Cap
0800 587 1679
Pension Credit – Enquiries
0800 587 0892
Benefit Fraud Hotline
0800 975 6050
Pension Credit – New Applications
0808 100 6165
Carer’s Allowance /Carer’s Credit
0800 587 0912
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) – Enquiries
0800 587 0932
Child Maintenance Choices
0800 028 7439
Personal Independence Payment (PIP) – New Claims
0800 012 1573
Debt Management
0800 587 1322
State Pension – Enquiries
0800 587 0892
Disability living allowance
0800 587 0912
State Pension – New Claims
0808 100 2658
Employment Service
0300 200 7822
Welfare Supplementary Payments
0800 587 0971
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) – Enquiries and Change of Circumstances
0800 587 1377
Finance Support
Discretionary Support
Short Term Benefit Advances
0800 587 2750
Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) – new claims
0800 085 6318
Finance Support
Funeral Payment
Sure Start Maternity Grants
Budgeting Loans
0800 022 4250
Income Support
0800 022 4250