Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney

Environmental Health Emergencies

All out of hours Environmental Health emergencies are reported by local and national organisations to a dedicated Environmental Health mobile telephone.

Who Can I Contact if there is an Environmental Health Emergency?

In the event of an Environmental Health emergency, members of the public should always contact the emergency services in the first instance.

Emergency Services

  • NHS 24.
  • Police Scotland - Orkney Area Command.
  • Highlands and Islands Fire Service.
  • Emergency Telephone number: 999.

The links to the respective websites are available through the Related Sites section of this web page.

Related Sites