European emergency number: tel. 112.
This free number is used in all member states of the European Union to contact the emergency services: police, fire brigade or medical assistance. The number operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
General telephone number
tel. +32 (0)50 44 88 44
Emergency police assistance
Monday to Friday: 8.00 a.m.-5.00 p.m. and Saturday: 9.00 a.m.-6.00 p.m. you can contact the central police services at Kartuizerinnenstraat 4
Daily: from 6.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. you can contact the railway police in the main NMBS train station.
After working hours
you can access the police station on 3, Lodewijk Coiseaukaai from Monday to Thursday, between 7 am to 9 pm and continually from 7 pm on Friday to 9 pm on Sunday. For urgent matters, the police station has a 24-hour telephone service.