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Emergency Numbers

Cape Town emergency numbers provide 24X7 emergency services to the local Capetonians and also to the tourists.

Cape Town Emergency Numbers comes handy during an emergency situation in the city. If you are a tourist and are new to the place, it is advisable to carry a list of emergency numbers that include the telephone numbers of fire department, police, hospital and tourism. Quick in response and precise in action, the various emergency departments in the city are hell bent to assist the callers at all points of time.

Some of the important Cape Town emergency numbers can be categorized into:

Cape Town General Emergency numbers

National Police emergency number ( toll free number from landlines and pay phones): 10111

Western Cape Mountain Rescue Services +27 21 948 9900 or 107

National Ambulance and Fire 10177

Cape Town all emergency services 107

Consumer complaints 0800 007 081

Cape Town all emergency services from mobile phones +27 21 480 7700

National Police emergency number from mobile phone ( toll free) 112

National Sea Rescue Services +27 21 449 3500

Poison Information from landline and payphones (toll free) 0800 333 444

Western Cape Aviation Rescue Services +27 21 937 1211

Cape Town Tourism Bureau: Numbers

For any kind of information on sightseeing destinations and their locations, tourists can call at the tourism bureaus. These bureaus are divided region wise, which are as follows:

Cape Town Central

Burg Street: 0214876800

Waterfront: 0214054500

Hout Bay: 0217918380

Cape Town East

Cape gate Regional center: 0219814980

Somerset West: 0218401400

Cape Town North

Blaauwberg: 0215211080

Tygervalley Center: 0219432780

Cape Town South

Simon's Town: 0217865798

Kirstenbosch: 0217620687

Some of the other important tourism bureaus include:

Citrusdal tourism: 0229213210

Garden Route Tourism: 0448736355

Kalk Bay Tourism: 0217886193

Tourist Assistance-Police- 0214182852

Cape Town Hospital Emergency Numbers

The hospital emergency numbers prove to be an important part of Cape Town information. The numbers of some of the most important hospitals in Cape Town include:

Cape Town Day Hospital 021 461 1124

Claremont Hospital With Emergency Unit 021 670 4300

Chris Barnard Memorial Hospital 021 480 6111

City Park Hospital 021 480 6111

Booth Memorial Hospital 021 465 4846

Faure Cancer Hospital 024 843 3337

Kingsbury Hospital 021 670 4000

Constantiaberg Medi-Clinic 021 799 2911

South Peninsula Hospitals Group 021 797 5470

Groote Constantia 021 404 9111

Knysna Private Hospital 044 384 1083

Groote Schuur Hospital 021 404 9111

Hermanus Hospital 028 212 1166

Macassar Day Hospital 021 857 2330

Panorama Private Clinic 021 938 2111

Red Cross Children's Hospital 021 658 5111

Tygerberg 021 938 4911

Victoria 021 799 1111

Wynberg Hospital 021 799 3000

Source: Maps of World

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