Listed below are the telephone numbers and practical information for emergencies and medical help for people and animals around De Cocksdorp.
Call 112 for urgent cases, such as life-threatening situations, to report crimes that are in progress or in any other situation where every second counts. Once you have done so, do also inform the manager of the park where you are staying!
The number 0900 8844 is for contacting the police only, for all non-urgent cases and for information. The address of the police station on Texel is: Pontweg 104, Den Burg.
Holiday Park De Krim, Camping Loodsmansduin, Camping Kogerstrand, Camping De Shelter, Villa Park De Koog, Hotel Molenbos and Golf Course De Texelse have an AED. See all AED locations on Texel: https://www.aedtexel.nl/aed-kaart-texel
From Monday to Friday, between 8.00 and 17.00 hours call: 0031 (0) 222 338 900
Between 17.00 and 08.00 hrs, in the weekend or on a Dutch public holiday, call the General Practitioners post: 0031 (0) 222-321143
Bring your insurance papers with you to the doctor. Costs must be paid on the spot.
Praktijk De Kaap
Praktijk ‘t Wad
Praktijk Uithoven en Plasmans
Praktijk de Witte
By telephone appointment only, telephone numbers: 0222 314 727/313 086/312 270/314 669/322 008. For accidents and urgent cases outside of surgery hours, call (06) 53 67 12 46.
Texel has a large number of garages all over the island; any of them will be pleased to help you. On Texel, roadside assistance is provided by the Dros (Eierland) and Grisnigt (Den Burg) garages and Schoenmaker Autoschade in Den Burg is a FOCWA-registered vehicle damage and recovery business: tel. +31 (0)222 - 313111.