Emergencies & Helplines
Police (An Garda Síochana), Fire or Ambulance service
- Emergency police, fire or ambulance service: 112 or 999
- Police (non-emergency) contact your nearest Garda Station: Details here
- Crimestoppers freephone (to anonomously report a crime): 1800 250 025
Caredoc Emergency Doctor
Caredoc is an out of hours family doctors service for patients with urgent medical problems who need to contact a doctor after surgeries close.
For out of hours surgery in Kilkenny call: 1850 334 999 or 059 9138100 (both numbers reach the same queue - please do not hang up as you will lose your place in the queue)
- Monday - Fridays: 6pm - 9am
- Weekends and Public Holidays: 24hr Cover
Irish Tourist Assistance Service
Tourists who become victims of a crime while in Ireland can contact the Irish Tourist Assistance Service (ITAS). ITAS staff can speak a number of foreign languages and will be able to assist with any problems facing a tourist in the aftermath of a crime. Information brochures are available in all tourist offices.
- Monday to Saturday from 10am to 6pm
- Sundays and public holidays from 12pm-6pm
- Lo-call: 1890 365 700 (only from Irish phone numbers);
- Email: [email protected]