The European emergency number 112 is the only emergency number in the Netherlands. The average time to answer a 112 call is 3 seconds.
In addition to the Dutch, the calls can be answered in German and in English.
According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 64% of Dutch people know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.
People with disabilities can use Total conversation and relay services to contact the emergency services.