May Bank Holiday 2023
C2BG (the Council’s Contact Centre) will close at 5pm on Friday, 28th April 2023 and will re-open at 8am on Tuesday 2 May 2023.
The Emergency out-of-hours service can be contacted on the usual number of 01495 311556 during this period.
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.
Social Services Duty Team
The Duty Team Office will be closed from 5pm on Friday, 28th April 2023 and will re-open at 9am on Tuesday 2 May 2023.
During the Bank Holiday 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 - https://www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk/en/home/
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. Please make sure to break down any large cardboard items prior to collection.
Household Waste and Recycling Centres will be open as normal.
Registration service will be unavailable on Monday 1 May April 2023. The service will resume on Tuesday 11th April 2023 by appointment only.
Community Hubs based in town centre libraries will be close at 5pp on Friday, 28th April 2023 and reopen as usual at 9am on Tuesday, 2 May 2023. https://www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk/en/resident/blaenau-gwent-community-hubs/