Emergency Telephone Numbers in the Southeast Netherlands

Emergency services: the numbers to call for Fire, Police and Ambulance in the provinces of Limburg and North Brabant. Also drug help, poisons and emergency doctors and hospitals...

Emergency Service Telephone
Police, Ambulance, Fire
(same as Pan-European emergency number)
Tel: 112
Coast Guard Tel: 0900 0111
Police (non-emergency) Tel: 0900 8844
Medical Emergency Eindhoven
: Catharina Ziekenhuis
Michelangelolaan 2, 5623 EJ Eindhoven
Tel: 0900 8861
Website (in Dutch)
Medical Emergency Maastricht
: Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht
P. Debyelaan 25, 6229 HX Maastricht
Tel: 043 387 7777
Website (in Dutch)
Medical Emergency Tilburg
: Lage Witsiebaan 2a, 5042 DA Tilburg
Tel: 0900 332 2222
Utility emergency (gas, electricity, water) Tel: 0800 1975
Child Helpline (02:00–20:00) Tel: 0800 0432

The first Monday of each month at midday the emergency sirens are tested for 1 minute and 26 seconds. There is no cause for alarm. In the event of a real emergency go inside and tune the television or radio to a local station for further information.

Medical emergencies and doctors

Most general practitioner's surgeries are open Monday to Friday 08:00-17:00. The CHP (Centrale Huisartsen Post) provides access to out of hours doctors and pharmacies and provides 24/7 medical coverage information and services.

Allianz (website in English) provides a web "doctor search" service to help a person find a doctor in their area.

Local newspapers publish after hours emergency numbers.

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The Dutch Coastguard has a number of operational tasks some of which are carried out on their behalf by the Dutch Navy. The main operational centre at Den Helder is manned 24 hours a day and functions as a central reporting, information and co-ordination centre.

Hospitals in the Southeast Netherlands

North Brabant
Catharina-ziekenhuis (600 beds)
At: Michelangelolaan 2, 623 EJ Eindhoven
Tel: 040 239 9111
Maxima Medisch Centrum
At: Bezoekadres: Ds. Th. Fliednerstraat 1, 5631 BM Eindhoven
Tel: 040 888 8000
Ziekenhui Lievensberg
: Boerhaaveplein 1, 4624 VT Bergen op Zoom
Tel: 016 427 8713
Delft Hospital (Reinier de Graaf Gasthuis)
At: Reinier de Graafweg 3-11, Delft
Tel: 015 260 3060
Amphia Ziekenuis
At: Langendijk 75, 4819 EV Breda
Tel: 076 595 5000
Ambulance Station Tel: 015 251 1599
Tel: 015 251 1596
Maastricht Hospital (Academisch Ziekenhuis Maastricht)
At: P. Debyeln 25, Maastricht
Tel: 043 387 6543