PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT AND USEFUL INFORMATION COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS

09 April 2020

COVID-19

FOR THE LATEST CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION AND ADVICE PLEASE VISIT:

GOV.UK  www.gov.uk/coronavirus   

NHS.UK  www.nhs.uk/coronavirus

In response to Covid-19 and the three measures introduced by the UK Government on 23rd March 2020, please be advised that from 3.00 p.m. on Tuesday 24th March 2020 the Town Council made the decision to close down the Town Hall’s reception desk and its telephone lines.
 

This decision has been made to protect the Council’s resources and to ensure that we can continue to deliver our core services.

‚ÄčThis is an unprecedented, continually changing situation and we are all working to keep Swanage residents safe. The Town Council would like to thank you for your understanding and patience at this time.

 

Please note that although the Swanage Information Centre, Shore Road, remains closed to the public/visitors, its telephone line will remain open for urgent enquiries at the present time.

 

Both offices will therefore remain ‘open for business’ as follows:
 

SWANAGE TOWN HALL RECEPTION/ENQUIRIES

Enquiries can continue to be made via email to: admin@swanage.gov.uk

Further information can be found on the Town Council’s website: www.swanage.gov.uk

and Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/swanagetowncouncil/
 

SWANAGE INFORMATION CENTRE

Telephone lines will be open for URGENT enquiries from 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday.

All other enquiries can continue to be made via email to: welcome@swanage.gov.uk

Further information can also be found on the Town Council’s website;

https://www.swanage.gov.uk/Swanage_Information.aspx

and the Information Centre’s Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/SwanageTouristInformation/
 

Thank you and keep safe.

 

USEFUL INFORMATION

Please visit the following webpage for details regarding the PUBLIC CONVENIENCES which remain open in Swanage.
For further information and latest updates from DORSET COUNCIL please visit:

https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/emergencies-severe-weather/emergencies/coronavirus/coronavirus-covid-19-latest-advice.aspx

 

For information regarding DORSET POLICE counter services, and for contact details, please visit:

https://www.dorset.police.uk/do-it-online/

https://www.dorset.police.uk/contact-us/visit-us/

https://www.dorset.police.uk/contact-us/email-us/

 

For information regarding DORSET REGISTRATION SERVICES (births, deaths and marriages) please visit:

https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/births-deaths-marriages/registration-offices-in-dorset.aspx

Telephone No: 01305 225153 or email: registrars@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk

 

For information regarding DORSET WASTE PARTNERSHIP SERVICES/BIN COLLECTION SERVICES, please visit:

https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/emergencies-severe-weather/emergencies/coronavirus/bin-collection-disruption-and-waste-guidance.aspx 

https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-litter/contact-dorset-waste-partnership.aspx

https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-litter/bins-recycling-and-litter.aspx

 

For information regarding PURBECK CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU SERVICES please visit:

http://www.purbeckadvice.org.uk/

 

The Town Council would like to thank you for your understanding and patience during these unprecedented times.