You can contact the Department of Health on the Public Health Information Hotline  (PHIL) for health emergencies, including natural disasters, communicable disease outbreaks and acts of terrorism.

PHIL operations from 8:30am to 5pm AEST/EADT, Mon to Fri. In the event on an incident, hours of operation can be extended to 24 hours per day, seven days a week with 24 hours notice.

Contact type: 
Department of Health
Organisation: 
Australian Department of Health
Telephone: