Reduced Services

Accessing Council Services:  

  • You can access advice, or support with using our online services, by phoning 01268 882200 (8.45am to 5.15pm Mon to Thurs, and to 4.45pm on Fri)
  • The Kiln Road office will re-open for pre-booked appointments only (9.00am to 4.00pm), these can be arranged on a case by case basis by phoning 01268 882200.
  • You can find information and advice on COVID-19 and our 24/7 online services on our  Coronavirus information page

Battery Recycling

You can recycle your household batteries at a number of venues across the borough, and almost anywhere that sells batteries.

Batteries you can recycle locally:

Y All domestic batteries
Y AAA to D size batteries
Y 9v batteries
Y Watch batteries
Y Power tool batteries
Y Mobile phone batteries
Y Laptop batteries


Batteries you cannot recycle locally:

N Car/vehicle batteries
(please take these to the Recycling Centre for Household Waste)


Take your batteries to any of the following venues:


Electrical Recycling

See our Electrical Recycling page for how to recycle your electrical appliances.