Emergency planning

Richmond upon Thames is a safe place to live and work, but emergencies can occur. As a council, we make extensive plans to prepare for emergency situations.

If you find yourself involved in an emergency try to stay calm. 

Get prepared by finding out about steps you can take in advance, and learn what to do during and after an emergency. 

Get help now

In an emergency that could cause harm to people or property, dial 999 immediately.

For less urgent emergencies, telephone our 24 hour Emergency Control on 020 8744 2442 or view our emergency contacts list.

Updated: 21 January 2020