Details of office closures and emergency contacts - September weekend

The following council offices will be closed on Friday 13 September and Monday 16 September:

  • John Muir House (Council Headquarters), Haddington
  • All Area Offices

Access services online - report a problem, apply for a service or make a payment.

Registration of births, deaths and marriages

All registration offices will be closed on Friday 13 September and Monday 16 September. A Registrar can be contacted (for emergencies) by calling 01875 612818.

Social work emergencies

In the event of of social work emergencies between 9am and 4pm on Friday 13 September and between 9am and 5pm on Monday 16 September, please telephone 01875 824309. Outwith these hours please telephone 0800 731 6969.

Housing emergencies

  • Housing Repair Emergencies only – 01875 612818
  • Homeless Hotline – FREEPHONE 0800 169 1611

Scottish Welfare Fund

Scottish Welfare Fund Team will be unavailable from 4.00pm on Thursday 12 September until 9.00am Tuesday 17 September. If you are in crisis during this period, please contact Emergency Social Care Services on FREEPHONE 0800 731 6969.

Scottish Welfare Fund applications can be made online 24/7.

Road Services / Transportation

Please contact 01875 612818 for all Road and Transportation emergencies.

Brunton Theatre Box Office

  • Friday 13 September: Closed
  • Saturday 14 September: 10am-7.30pm
  • Sunday 15 September: Closed
  • Monday 16 September: Closed


Libraries will be closed from Friday 13 September through to Monday 16 September inclusive.

Community Centres and Museums

Please check with individual centres/museums.

Published: Monday, 9th September 2019