Information on office closures during Easter 2021.

Office closures – EASTER 2021

All area offices will be closed on Friday 2 April and Monday 5 April.

Museums and Community Centres are still closed until further notice.

Registration of Births, Deaths and Marriages

Musselburgh Registrar’s Office remains closed during the pandemic.  Haddington Registrar’s Office will be closed on Friday 2  April and Monday 5  April.  For Emergencies call 01875 612818.

Social Work emergencies 

In cases of Social Work Emergencies contact Emergency Social Care Services on 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 4.00pm on Thursday 1 April until 9.00am on Tuesday 6 April.  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.

Roads services/Transportation

Please contact 01875 612818 for all Road and Transportation emergencies.


All Libraries that are currently open (Dunbar, Haddington, Musselburgh and North Berwick) will be closed from Friday 2  April to Monday 5 April inclusive.

Brunton Theatre

The Theatre and Box Office remain closed during the pandemic.  However, they are running a number of online events. Check the Brunton website for information about events and booking.

Waste services

Please check with individual Centre. Full details available on Council website.

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Published: Monday, 29th March 2021