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Public holiday service arrangements

Opening times and service information during the public holiday.

Customer contact centres

The customer contact centres are currently closed due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Out of hours and emergency numbers

Call 0300 123 0900 for any of the following: Emergency Response Team; Emergency Homeless; Housing Repairs; Social Work Standby Service; Road and Lighting Faults; Noise helpline.

Bin collection

If your bin is scheduled for collection on these days please continue to put it out and it will be collected.

Check your bin day

Recycling centres

Recycling centres will be open as normal.

Find a recycling centre


All South Ayrshire Libraries are closed public holidays.

Don't forget you can still download eBooks.

View eBooks

Registration service - September holiday weekend

Ayr Registration Office will close at 4.45pm on Thursday 15 September and will re-open at 8.45am on Tuesday 20 September 2022. 

Girvan Registration Office remains closed due to current restrictions.


An on-call service will be provided and the contact details for the duty Registrar are:

Sunday 18 September 2022

09:00am and 10:00am

Tel: 07933445609

Online services

Our online services will be available as usual for you to make payments, view and comment on planning applications and renew library loans.

View online services

Social media

We'll be using our social media channels to provide scheduled messages, but we won't be monitoring social media channels on Friday 16 September and Monday 19 September 2022. If you need to get in touch with us, please call 0300 123 0900.