Before calling, consider whether the SES is appropriate for your needs.
Call triple zero (000) for fire and life threatening emergencies.
If your situation is NOT life-threatening and you are unable to fix it yourself, contact SES on 132 500

The SES can assist with things such as:

  • Significant structural damage like collapsed roofs or ceilings
  • Making temporary emergency repairs to homes and buildings
  • Removing fallen trees that have damaged homes and cars
  • Sandbagging areas in danger of flooding
  • Pumping out flood water

The SES cannot assist with things such as:

  • Organising permanent repairs
  • Attending to broken fences, trees that have fallen on fences
  • Debris around your property or in your pool
  • Basic repairs that you can manage yourself