Many Council services will be operating an emergency or out of hours service for the public holiday on Monday 27 September.

Details, are contained in the information below.

Telephone Contact Centre - 01389 737000

  • Monday 27 September - Closed

Rubbish and Recycling

Recycling Centres

Operating as normal.

Special Uplifts

Operating as normal.

Household Collection

Operating as normal

Leisure Centres and Community Halls & Pitch Bookings

Further information is available on the West Dunbartonshire Leisure page.

Educational Services

Schools and early years establishments are closed on Friday 24 September and Monday 27 September.

Libraries & Cultural Services

Please note all of our libraries will be closed on Monday 27 September. There will be no ‘Book to Borrow’ pick-up or delivery service available on this day. You can still place book orders using our online form.  Further information is available on the Libraries pages.

Registration of Births, Deaths & Marriages etc.

Registration Services will be closed on Monday 27 September.

Should you have an emergency registration enquiry you can speak to a Registrar on Monday 27 September between 12pm-2pm on 07900 052299. Emergency calls will also be answered on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 September between 12pm-2pm on 07900 052299.

Our offices will reopen on Tuesday 28 September at 9.00am.

Homelessness and Housing Options

Our after hours service will be in place from 4.30pm on Friday 24 September to 9am on Tuesday 28 September.

Should you find yourself homeless or threatened with homelessness during this time then please contact us on the Council’s out of hours emergency number Freephone 0800 197 1004.

If you are roofless and require temporary accommodation we will discuss a health questionnaire which will enable us to operate safe systems of working if we require any face to face contact.

If your enquiry isn’t urgent you can email us at or, or contact us on 01389 776400 during office hours.

Housing Maintenance and Repairs

An emergency repairs service is available on Monday 27 September. Please contact the on-call team on 0800 197 1004.

Scottish Welfare Fund

The Welfare Fund are closed on Monday 27 September.  Online applications can be made on public holidays via the link below.

Roads and lighting

On Monday 27 September, emergency roads and street lighting faults can be reported by calling RALF on freephone 0800 373635.

Customers can report non emergency faults via the website or by calling 01389 737631 within working hours.

It would be helpful when reporting a lighting fault to supply the street light column number, the House number/name it is outside or near, the street name and the problem with the light.

Social Work

Social Work Services will continue to be delivered as normal on the September public holiday.

The Social Work Standby Service will be available by phone on 0300 343 1505 during weekends and public holidays.

Home Care Services will be operating on an everyday basis.

Information on NHS opening hours including GP and Pharmacy services are available on the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde website.

Clydebank Municipal Bank

Clydebank Municipal Bank will be closed on Monday 27 September. Therefore the contact telephone number will not be manned on these dates.