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Help in emergencies

Help in emergencies

Useful contacts for emergencies:

The following contacts provide information and advice relating to an incident or an emergency in the Chichester District area.

If you experience a situation which is is likely to cause serious injury to a person, serious risk of damage of damage to property always dial 999. Do not email or use social media.

If the call involves serious threats to life and / or property, the emergencies service should be contacted on 999.


Emergency Planning

Chichester District Council

Web: https://www.chichester.gov.uk/emergencies

Email: emergency@chichester.gov.uk

Telephone: 01243 534616

Emergency Out of Hours Telephone01243 785 339.  This out of hours emergency telephone line should only be used in the following circumstances: reporting imminent flooding to a property, chemical drums found on the beach, oil pollution or any issue that requires the immediate attention of Chichester District Council.

British Gas and Transco Gas emergency

Telephone: 0800 111999

Environment Agency – 24 Hour Incident Hotline

Web: http://www.gov.uk/report-an-environmental-incident

Telephone: 0800 807060

Environment Agency – Floodline

Web: https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/map

Telephone: 0345 9881188

Environment Agency

Web: http://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/environment-agency

Email: enquiries@environment-agency.gov.uk

Telephone: 0370 8506506

Environment Agency – Operations Delivery Team for Solent and South Downs Area

Telephone: 0800 06605997

Highways England

Responsible for managing, maintaining and improving the strategic road network in England, which includes motorways and major A-roads.

Web: http://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/highways-england

Email: info@highwaysengland.co.uk

Telephone: 0300 1235000

Highways – West Sussex County Council

Web: https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/make-an-enquiry-or-report-a-problem-with-a-road-or-pavement/

Email: highwaysandtransporthq@westsussex.gov.uk

Emergency telephone: 01243 642105

National Flood Forum

Web: http://www.nationalfloodforum.org.uk

Telephone: 01299 403055

National Pandemic Flu Service

Telephone: 0800 1513100

Portsmouth Water 24 hour emergency

Telephone: 02392 477999

Rail Enquiries

Web: http://www.nationalrail.co.uk

Telephone: 08457 484950

Refuge – 24hr Crisis line

The helpline 0808 2000 247 is there 24 hours a day, seven days a week for women experiencing domestic violence. Refuge’s fully trained female workers, provide support and information. All calls are confidential.

Web: http://www.refuge.org.uk/

Email: info@refuge.org.uk

           Telephone: 0808 200 247

South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Trust (SECAmb)

Web: http://www.secamb.nhs.uk/

Email: foundationtrust@secamb.nhs.uk

Telephone: 0300 1230999

Social Services – Chichester

Telephone: 01243 642121

Out of hours telephone: 033 022 26664

Southern Water

Wastewater emergency, including blocked drains or wish to report a possible pollution – 24 Hour Emergency Line

Telephone: 0845 2780845

Southern Water – drainage

Telephone: 0845 2780845

SSE Electric – no power

Telephone: 150

St Richard’s Hospital

Web: http://www.westernsussexhospitals.nhs.uk/about-us/st-richards-hospital/

Telephone: 01243 788122

Sussex Police

Web: http://www.sussex.police.uk/

Email: contact.centre@sussex.pnn.police.uk

Telephone: 999 in emergency or 101 for non-emergency enquiries

Sussex Police – Anti Terrorism Hotline

Telephone: 0800 789321

Swine Flu Information Line

Telephone: 0800 1513513

West Sussex County Council – Highways 

Web: https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/roads-and-travel/make-an-enquiry-or-report-a-problem-with-a-road-or-pavement/

Email: highwaysandtransporthq@westsussex.gov.uk

Emergency telephone: 01243 642105

West Sussex County Council – Trading Standards

Web: Report an incident or issue to Trading Standards

Email: trading.standards@westsussex.gov.uk

Telephone: 01243 642124