Emergencies - what to do

In a life-threatening situation, please call 999.

If your emergency relates to a council service, you can contact us 24 hours a day. More about out of hours emergencies

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Planning for emergencies

Find out how we prepare for emergencies, including how we work with partners across the county in the Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Local Resilience Forum.

Emergency numbers

  • Emergency UK (police, fire, ambulance): 999
  • Emergency anywhere in the world: 112
  • Non-emergency Police: 101
  • Non-emergency health advice: 111
  • Power cuts (The Energy Networks Association): 105
  • National Gas Emergency Service: 0800 111 999
  • Floodline (Environment Agency): 0345 988 1188