Christmas 2019 closing information from Arun District Council

christmas opening times and refuse collections All of Arun District Council’s offices will close over the Christmas period reopening on Thursday 2 January 2020 at 8.45am.

Arun Civic Centre and Bognor Regis Town Hall will both be closed from 4pm on Tuesday 24 December 2019.

In case of an emergency, your first step should be to visit the Arun District Council website where contact information can be found .

The Council does provide an emergency standby service however this is only to deal with enquiries where there is a risk of injury to people or damage to property affecting Arun residents, or for reporting widespread noise nuisance.

Refuse collections will be affected this year. Starting from Dec 25, 2019, all collections will be a day late, apart from Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 January 2019, when normal collections will take place. No collections will take place on 1 January 2020 and will remain a day late until Monday 6 January when they return to normal. Full details can be found in the Arun Times publication issued in November, or on our website

Residents needing to report anti-social behaviour during this period should contact the Sussex Police non-emergency number 101 or report online via In an emergency, dial 999. Alternatively, any information on crime or criminals can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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