112 is the single emergency number in the Netherlands

The European emergency number 112 is the only emergency number in the Netherlands. The average time to answer a 112 call is 3 seconds.

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.

Users with disabilities can use the emergency application, a web based emergency access and relay services to contact the emergency services.

Useful links