112 is one of the emergency numbers in Belgium.

The average time to answer a 112 call is 11 seconds.

The Advanced Mobile Location (AML) service is available in Belgium.

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 74% of Belgians know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Belgium.

The national emergency numbers are:

  • 100 - medical emergency and fire brigade
  • 101 - police

Users with disabilities can contact the emergency services by SMS to short number, fax to 112 or 101 or through the 112.be application.

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