Emergency Contacts

FIRE, POLICE, AMBULANCE 111

AMBULANCE (Wellington Free Ambulance)

For other than emergency calls 0-800-426 285

AUTOFINDER (Chassis/VIN & Reg No required) 0-900-55 007

AUTOMOBILE ASSOCIATION 296 1063

Nationwide 24 Hour Breakdown Service 0-800-500 222

State Highway Conditions 0-900-33 222

CIVIL DEFENCE/EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT 296 4700

After hours 0-800-486 486

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU 0-800-367 222

Kāpiti 298 4944

Ōtaki 364 8664

CONSUMERS’ INSTITUTE 0-4-384 7963

ELECTRIC POWER LINES DOWN 0-800-567 876

EMERGENCIES (Flooding/Water Supply/Sewerage) 0-800-486 486

ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION 0-800-496 734

GAS LEAKS 0-800-802 332

HEALTH & DISABILITIES COMMISSIONER 0-800-11 22 33

HEALTHLINE incorporating PLUNKETLINE 0-800-611 116

INFORMATION CENTRES

Ōtaki (Kāpiti Coast Visitor Information Centre) 364 7620

Paraparaumu Visitor Information Centre 298 8195

Waikanae (Community Information Centre) 904 5768

MAF (to report suspected exotic disease in animals) 0-800-809 966

Animal Welfare Complaints 0-800-327 027

MEDIC ALERT 0-4-528 8219

MET PHONE (Weather Forecasts) 0-900-999 + your area code (eg 04)

OMBUDSMAN 0-800-802 602

Banking Ombudsman 0-800-805 950

Insurance & Savings Ombudsman 0-800-888 202

POISONS & HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS 0-800-764 766

POLICE STATIONS Emergencies 111

Ōtaki 364 7366

Paraparaumu (Kāpiti Police Station) 296 6800

Paraparaumu Beach Community Police Station 296 1440

Waikanae (Mon – Fri 10am – 4pm) 296 1950

PRIVACY COMMISSIONER 0-800-803 909

MEDIAWORKS 297 2266

SEARCH & RESCUE Emergencies 111

Administrative Matters Only 0-4-496 3443

SPCA 293 4292

WOMEN’S REFUGE 297 2595