- Before You Arrive
- About Peel Region
When you have an emergency, you can telephone 9-1-1 free of charge. 9-1-1 will connect you to an ambulance, police or fire services to help you.
You can dial 9-1-1 free from your home phone, cell phone or any public payphone.
An emergency is any situation where people are not safe and/or property is at risk and you need help immediately.
Examples of 9-1-1 emergencies are:
If you do not speak English, translation services for over 140 languages are available through 9-1-1. Ask for service in your language if you cannot explain the situation in English, or if you cannot understand the call-taker.
Ambulance service is provided by Peel Region Paramedic Services.
If you have to take an ambulance to a hospital, you must pay a small fee.
Fire services for Peel Region are provided by:
Police services for Peel Region are provided by the Peel Regional Police.