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Posted: Nov 29, 2019

Office Christmas Closure Information 2019 | 2020

The Dorset Council Offices will be closed from 12 noon - Tuesday 24 December 2019 until 8.30 am - Monday 6 January 2020. During this period, to report any emergencies, please contact our after-hours number on 1300 858 824.

Kerbside Waste & Recycling Collection

Council wish to advise the following kerbside waste and recycling dates for the Christmas/New Year period:

RECYCLING

Monday 23 December

Bridport

Tuesday 24 December

Derby, Herrick, Winnaleah, Pioneer, Gladstone, Tomahawk

Thursday 26 December**

Scottsdale**

Friday 27 December

Nabowla, Legerwood, Ringarooma, Branxholm

** Scottsdale Collection will be on Thursday due to Christmas Day falling on Wednesday

 

WASTE

Monday 30 December

Bridport

Tuesday 31 December

Derby, Herrick, Winnaleah, Pioneer, Gladstone, Tomahawk

Wednesday 1 January

Scottsdale

Friday 3 January

Nabowla, Legerwood, Ringarooma, Branxholm

Waste Transfer Stations

All Waste Transfer Stations will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day. Normal operating hours apply for the rest of the Christmas/New Year period.

 

Scottsdale

Branxholm

Gladstone *

Monday

10 am - 2 pm

Closed

9 am - 3 pm

Tuesday

Closed

Closed

Closed

Wednesday

9 am - 5 pm

1 pm - 5 pm

1 pm - 5 pm

Thursday

Closed

Closed

Closed

Friday

9 am - 5 pm

Closed

Closed

Saturday

9 am - 5 pm

9 am - 5 pm

9 am - 4 pm

Sunday

9 am - 5 pm

1 pm – 5 pm

10 am - 5 pm

*Gladstone Waste Transfer Station is also open from 9 am - 3 pm on Tuesdays, Thursdays or Fridays that fall on a gazetted public holiday

2019/2020 Rates – 3rd Instalment

Ratepayers are reminded that the third instalment of rates is due and payable by 31 January 2020. 

Councillors, Management & Staff wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and prosperous New Year!

 

Tim Watson

GENERAL MANAGER