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Council contacts

Edinburgh Council's web site has lots of information about the council. For most local issues, you can contact the Council on one of the phone numbers below or in writing to: City of Edinburgh Council, City Chambers, High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1YJ.

If there is a matter which is not resolved satisfactorily, then you can contact your local councillor.

Council phone numbers:

General number
0131 200 2000

Burial grounds and crematoria

0131 664 4314
Car parking permits and fines
0131 200 2000
CLARENCE – for pavement, road and lighting problems; Traveline; Taxi Cards; Public Transport; Orange Badges
0800 23 23 23
Consumer and debt advice
0131 225 1255
Council Tax, Council Tax Benefit
0131 200 2000
Dog wardens
0131 529 3030
Education
• general enquiries
• advice and conciliation helpline

0131 469 3000
0131 469 3233
Foster Care
0800 174 833
Health and safety
0131 529 3030
Housing Advice
0131 529 7368
Housing Benefit
0131 200 2000
Litter Rapid Response
0808 100 3366
Noise Complaints
0131 529 3030
Pest Control
0131 529 3030
Planning
0131 529 3595
Pollution control
0131 529 3030

Property repairs (private properties)

0131 529 4892/
4902
Public toilets
0131 529 3030
Recycling
0131 529 3030
Rubbish collection, wheelie bins, special uplifts of bulky items, street cleaning, litter, abandoned vehicles
0131 529 3030
Sheltered housing
0131 529 7806
Social Work
• general enquiries
• client services and complaints
• out of hours


0131 554 4301
0131 553 8395
0800 731 6969

Stair Lighting

0131 529 5757
Trading Standards
0131 469 5414
Council Emergency numbers
After office hours – General
0131 200 2000
After office hours – Social Work
0800 731 6969

 

This website was established while I was a Member of Parliament. The site content is being kept online as a source of information, but all forms / email have been disabled.