112 is one of the emergency numbers in Bulgaria.

Calls are answered in Bulgarian as well as English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Romanian, Turkish or Russian. The average time to answer a 112 call is 5 seconds. Caller location is automatically transferred to the call handler.

According to the latest  E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 61% of Bulgarians know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is not the only emergency number in Bulgaria:

  • 150 – ambulance,
  • 166 - police,
  • 160 – fire brigade,

There is no specific help for disabled people to access 112.

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Published: 
11 February 2013
Last update: 
9 May 2017
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