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Council offices Christmas opening times

Christchurch Borough Council

The Coucil offices will close at 4.45pm on Friday 21 December and re-open on Thursday 27 December at 8.45am.

The office will also be closed on Tuesday 1 January. 

The 24/7 emergency out of hours number is 01202 795000.

East Dorset District Council

The Coucil offices will close at 4.45pm on Friday 21 December and re-open on Thursday 27 December at 8.45am.

The office will also be closed on Tuesday 1 January. 

The emergency out of hours number is 01202 795096.

North Dorset District Council

The council offices will close at 4.30pm on Friday 21 December and re-open on 2 January at 8.30am. The emergency out of hours number is 01258 454111.

The council’s Revenue and Benefits Service will be open. Lines will be open from 9am to 12 noon on Christmas Eve. They will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day, otherwise open normal hours. 

Purbeck District Council

Purbeck District Council offices will be closed from Monday 24 December to Wednesday 2 January when normal opening hours resume.

We are offering free parking in our car parks in the run-up to Christmas.

Purbeck Sports Centre’s opening times will change over the festive period:

The Sports Centre will close at 5pm on Sunday 23 December. It will re-open on Thursday 27 when normal hours resume through to Sunday 30 when it will close at 5pm.

Normal Sports Centre hours resume on Wednesday 2 January. 

See the Sports Centre holiday programme for further information. 

If you need to contact the council in an emergency, please telephone 01929 556561.

West Dorset District Council

The council offices will close at 4.30pm on Friday 21 December and re-open on 2 January at 8.30am. The emergency out of hours number is 01305 251010.

Weymouth and Portland Borough Council

The council offices will close at 4.30pm on Friday 21 December and re-open on 2 January at 8.30am. The emergency out of hours number is 01305 838000.

 

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