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Paris emergency addresses and phone numbers


Emergency in Paris:

English-speaking pharmacies:
British Pharmacy
62, Avenue des Champs-Elysées
75008 Paris
0143 59  82 30

British-American pharmacy,
1 rue Auber, 75009
0142 65 88 29

English-language crisis line;
SOS-Help
Daily 3 pm - 11pm
01 46 21 46 46

General medical emergency - Paris
Tel 0147 07 77 77
or  36 22
Alternative service
0153 94 94 94

Poisoning
Anti-poison centre
Tel  45 45

24 hr chemist / pharmacies :


a) Paris 3 :
Pharmacie
5  Place de la République
tel 0148 00 18 08
Metro République

b) Paris 8
84, av des Champs-Elysées 
tel 0145 62 02 41
Metro George V

c) Paris 9
6, place Clichy
tel 0148 74 65 18 .
Metros: Rome or Blanche

d) Paris 12
Pharmacie Porte de Vincennes
86 Boulevard Soult
Tel 0143 43 13 68
Metro Porte de Vincennes

e) Paris 13 Pharmacie Tolbiac
61 Av. d'Italie
0144 24 19 72
Metro Tolbiac

f) Paris 15
Pharmacie Centrale, 52 rue du Commerce
Tel 0145 79 75 01
Metros Commerce or Emile Zola

Other sources of help:

during daytime, any pharmacy will be able to provide basic medecines or direct you to the nearest medical assisistance point (doctor's surgery or hospital).

In the event of aggression theft or robbery, consult a policeman or go to the "hotel de police" or "commissariat" for the area of Paris in which the event has taken place.

Contacting your embassy or consulate in Paris

Do not try to consult your embassy except in the event of loss or theft of your passport, or very serious accident.  Trying to consult embassies and consulates can be an exhausting process. Here, nevertheless, are some phone numbers for consular services in Paris for English-speaking countries.

Consular services in Paris:


US consulate general - emergency services:
01-43-12-22-22  
then press 0 when you reach the automated selection

British consulate general Paris
01 44 51 31 00

Irish Embassy in Paris
01 44 17 67 00

Australian embassy
01 40 59 33 00

New Zealand embassy consular services
01 45 01 43 41

Canadian consular services
01 44 43 29 02

South African consulate
01 53 59 23 23

Indian consulate
01 42 24 71 41



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