Emergency Utility Numbers in Taipei

Contact details for utility companies in the event of an emergency or breakdown…


The Taiwan Power Company is state-owned and provides electricity to homes in Taiwan.

  • Taiwan Power Company
    At: 242, Section 3, Roosevelt Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City 10016
    Tel: 1911 / 0800 031 212 (24/7)
  • For information of what to do in the event of a power outage: Click here


There are two main water suppliers in Metropolitan Taipei.

Taipei Water Department - supplies Taipei City, as well as the following districts in New Taipei City; Danshui, Sanchong, Sanzhi, Xindian, Yunghe and Zhonghe.

Taiwan Water Corporation - supplies all the districts in New Taipei City which are not supplied by the Taipei Water Department.


Chunghwa Telecom, which offers a complete range of telecommunication services, is the oldest and largest telecommunication company in Taiwan.

  • Chunghwa Telecom
    At: 21-3, Section 1, Xinyi Road, Zhongzheng District, Taipei City 100
    Emergency Tel: 0800 080 123 (24/7)


There are several telecommunication companies offering mobile services; some of the main ones are: