The following council offices will be closed on Friday 8th May:

  • John Muir House (Council Headquarters), Haddington
  • Brunton Hall, Musselburgh

All other Area Offices, Libraries, Museums, Community Centres, Brunton Theatre and Box Office are currently closed until further notice.

REGISTRATION OF BIRTHS, DEATHS AND MARRIAGES

Registration services will continue to hold remote death and still-birth registration appointments by telephone. The Registration service is not accepting face-to-face appointments.  Birth registrations, marriages and civil ceremonies continue to be postponed until further notice.

Questions, comments and enquiries should be directed to [email protected] or 01620 827308.

SOCIAL WORK EMERGENCIES

In cases of Social Work Emergencies please call 01875 824309

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 3.00pm on Thursday 7th May until 10.00am on Monday 11th May.  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.

COVID-19 HELPLINE  -  01875 824300

The Helpline is open Monday to Friday 8am-8pm.

For further information about the impact on council services please check the website

Report a problem, apply for a service or make a payment online 

Published: Thursday, 7th May 2020