In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Service changes

Many Canberrans have recently taken up the opportunity of acquiring a green bin, which is a great way to dispose of your unwanted vegetation and green waste. Green bin collections are continuing as programmed for all Canberra Suburbs. Please refer to the Access Canberra website for details of your next collection date.

Infrastructure projects

Do you know what improvements and upgrades are underway near you? Check out our interactive map showcasing projects across Canberra.

News and events

What’s happening in and around Canberra? City Services will ensure Canberra remains a great place to live, work and relax.

Published 25 Feb 2020

Draft plan for urban lakes and ponds

Published 21 Feb 2020
Animals News

New map of horse trails

Published 17 Feb 2020
Events News

Upcoming events with Libraries ACT

Published 14 Feb 2020
Roads News

Investigating road improvements

Road closures and updates

Stay up-to-date with changes to our roads

24 Jan 2020

Road resurfacing

Changed traffic arrangements from Friday 21 February 2020Bandjalong Crescent, ArandaRoad...

24 Jan 2020

Gundaroo Drive duplication

Roads ACT identified the duplication of Gundaroo Drive as an...

24 Jan 2020

Adelaide Avenue roadworks

Road resurfacing works continue this week on making a dedicated...