Crisis Hotlines

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Police999
Fire997
Ambulance998
Helicopter AmbulanceWhen calling 999, the police will dispatch a helicopter in case of serious injury.
Coastguard996
Electricity Failure911
Water Failure922

Note: In 2017, the UAE deployed Advanced Mobile Location (AML) technology which is activated whenever an emergency call is made from a mobile phone.

DUBAI POLICE

Dubai Police Call Centre901
Dubai Police (non-emergency)04 609 9999
To Report Crime Anonymously

Al Ameen Service (within UAE)

Al Ameen Service (outside UAE)


800 4888

4444 (SMS)
+971 8004888

VIOLENCE & ABUSE TOWARD WOMEN AND CHILDREN

Ministry of Interior 116111
Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) 800111
EWAA Shelter for Women and Children 8007283

GENERAL SERVICES

General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs
(Amer service)
800 5111
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA)991
04 601 9999
Dubai Municipality800 900
04 221 5555
Dubai Consumer Protection 600 522 225
Road & Transport Authority (RTA)800 9090
Telephone Directory by Etisalat181
Tourist Security800 4438

AIRPORT INFORMATION

Dubai International Airport04 224 5555
Dubai Airport Flight Information Voice Portal04 216 6666
Flight Enquiry 04 224 5777
Dubai Airport Immigration04 313 9999
800511

TAXI INFORMATION

Dubai Taxi800 9090
04 2080808
National Taxi04 3390002
Cars Taxi 04 2693344
8008294
055 4045517 (whatsapp)

Further Reading

Handling Emergencies | UAE Government