112 is one of the emergency numbers in Ireland.

The average time to answer a 112 call is 1 second. 

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

According to the latest E-communications household and telecom single market survey, 50% of Irish people know they can use 112 everywhere in the EU.

The European emergency number 112 is used in Ireland alongside 999, the national emergency number.

Minicom and SMS are available for people with disabilities to contact the emergency services.

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Published: 
11 February 2013
Last update: 
9 February 2018
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