Renfrewshire Council

Last reviewed: 17.00, 7 Aug 2020

Emergency contacts

We've pulled together a list of emergency contacts for our services and national organisations.

On this page:

For general advice and contacts for our services and related support by national organisations, please visit our Coronavirus section.

Visit the Renfrewshire HSCP website for more information on changes to services due to coronavirus.


Emergency council services


Homeless services

Call 0141 618 7200 during office hours
Call 0800 121 4466 at all other times

Housing repair emergencies

Call 0300 300 0300

Dangerous buildings

Call 0300 300 0300

Roads, flooding and street lighting fault emergencies

Report online or call 0300 300 0380

Emergency death registrations

Call 101 or your nearest police station

Emergency respite for adults

Call 0300 300 1380

Social work emergencies

Call 0300 343 1505

Adult support and protection emergencies

0300 343 1505

Community mental health emergency assessments

0141 618 3333


National emergency contacts


Police, fire and ambulance emergency services

Call 999

NHS urgent medical assistance

Use the NHS 111 online service or call 111  

NHS coronavirus service

Use the NHS coronavirus online service or call 111

Police (non-emergency)

Call 101

Scottish Fire and Rescue

Call 01382 835804

Gas leaks and emergencies 

Call 0800 111 999

Power cuts and emergencies

Call 105

Water leaks and emergencies

Call 0800 0778 778 or email help@scottishwater.co.uk


Mental health emergencies


Samaritans helpline

Call 116 123

Life threatening mental health emergencies

Call 999

NHS urgent mental health care

Call 111


For details of the latest updates on Coronavirus, please call 0300 300 0333 for recorded information and guidance.