Early May Bank Holiday Service Arrangements

Published: 29 April 2021

Early May Bank Holiday Service Arrangements

Early May Bank Holiday 2021 Service Arrangements

Please continue to follow the official Welsh Government advice for Wales this Early May Bank Holiday weekend and Stay Safe.

More information - https://gov.wales/coronavirus

Customer Services

If you need us urgently you can reach our out-of-hours service on 01495 311556.

If you need the Emergency Duty Team for Social Services call 0800 328 44 32.

The Piper Alarm service will also continue to operate. Enquiries regarding Piper lifeline alarms out of office hours should be directed to 0845 056 8035.

Remember - you can submit reports, requests and applications to us through the customer portal on our website www. blaenau-gwent.gov.uk or via the Blaenau Gwent mobile app available from the Apple, Google Play and Windows app store.

Registration Service

The Registration service will be unavailable on Monday, 3rd May and will resume for Births, Deaths and Marriages at 9am on Tuesday, 4th May.

Social Services Duty Team

The Duty Team Office will be closed on Monday, 3rd May and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday, 4th May.
During this period please contact the Emergency Duty Team for Social Services on 0800 328 44 32.

Payments & Benefits

If you wish to make a payment a 24-hour automated payment line is available on
0845 604 2635 or payments can be made via our website. We accept Housing Benefits and Council Tax Reduction applications online - https://www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk/en/resident/housing-benefit/benefits-online/

Waste & Recycling

Waste & recycling services, including nappy/hygiene collections and green waste will continue as normal. Please place your waste and recycling out for collection by 7am of the day of collection. Visits to New Vale Household Waste and Recycling Centre in Ebbw Vale or the new centre in Roseheyworth, Abertillery can be made by booked appointment only. You will be turned away if you do not have an appointment. More information – https://www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk/en/resident/waste-recycling/household-waste-and-recycling-centre/

Thank you for your continued support!

Website: www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk
Telephone: 01495 311556