LIFE THREATENING EMERGENCIES
For emergencies where life is at risk, call Triple Zero (000) immediately!
HOW TO REACH US
For emergency assistance from the SES, call 132 500. Northcote SES Rescue will be dispatched to you if you fall within our response area, as per normal procedure. Should you fall outside of our response area, the most appropriate unit will be dispatched accordingly. For non-urgent assistance from Northcote SES directly, use the contact form.
HOW TO REACH US
Do NOT use this form to report incidents. Call 132 500.
STORM AND FLOOD
WHAT WE DO
Situations where a person is trapped by machinery, equipment or other situation (fingers in plug hole, stuck on a roof)
Assist Police with searches for missing persons or at crime scenes
Temporary Repairs and Shoring of buildings damaged by collision with vehicles or earthquake or landslip
Trees which have fallen ON Structures (House/Carport/Garage/Cars in driveways
Trees which have fallen and limit access to your property such as on driveways
Building Damage from Storms (roof tiles blown off by wind or occasionally by fire at the request of Fire Service
Flooding of houses or structures. We do NOT pump out back yards when it rains.
WHAT WE DON’T DO
Trees down in your yard with no damage to property – Call a gardening contractor
Trees that MAY fall. We do NOT cut trees DOWN that may fall. If you have a dangerous tree call your local Council.
Trees on power lines – Call your respective power company.
Power lines that are down – Call your respective power company.
Trees down on bike tracks or walking tracks – Call your local Council.
Advice on Dangerous Trees – Call your local Council.
Vehicles bogged in inaccessible terrain. We will come and get YOU out. We will not unbog or tow your vehicle!!!!