Emergency Services Day takes place on 9th September each year, with a series of ‘open day’ style events held on the nearest Sunday. The main national 999 Day event in 2020 will take place in Belfast.

Emergency Services Day begins at 9am on 9th September (9th hour of the 9th day of the 9th month) with two minutes’ silence to remember the more than 7,000 members of the emergency services who have been killed as a result of their duties.

Emergency Services Day is proudly supported by the following Governments and Government Departments: