Emergency Contacts

Emergency Services

If you have an emergency please phone the emergency services at

112 or 999


In the event of any emergency on water, including offshore, along the coastline, on inland waterways, lakes or rivers call 112 or 999 and ask for the Coast Guard.


Remember to have phone numbers for your doctor, chemist, children’s schools, local authority, Garda station, service providers and family members conveniently to hand so that you can locate them easily should an emergency arise.



ESB Networks LoCall 1850 372 999

Gas Networks Ireland LoCall 1850 20 50 50

Irish Water LoCall 1890 278 278


Weather Forecast

You can obtain the latest weather forecast from the following sources:

Visit the homepage of Met Éireann website: www.met.ie

Listen to national and local radio hourly news bulletins

Watch weather reports after TV news bulletins (Aertel pages 160 - 163)


To see a five-day forecast from Met Éireann

Met Éireann website: www.met.ie/forecasts/5day-ireland.asp

To see the Rainfall radar from Met Éireann

Met Éireann website: www.met.ie/latest/rainfall_radar.asp


HSE Map Centre

The Health Service Executive has a facility on the homepage of its web-site www.hse.ie called Map Centre. You can use this facility to locate health services in your area. Just enter your address and choose an option to find your nearest hospital, pharmacy, doctor, Garda station, nursing home or dentist. Directions are provided from your home to the required service.