Sefton Council Christmas 2016 and New Year
THIS year, Sefton
MBC have said that:- "Due to budget savings,
services will be restricted over the festive period. Significant savings
are being generated via this action, as most staff are required to take unpaid
leave, on 23 December, 28 December 29 December and 30 December 2016. This
will help to contribute towards the ?65m savings, required to achieve a balanced
budget by 2020. Many services will not be operating and most Council
buildings will be closed. Residents who need to access can still obtain
information via the Sefton Council's
website. Please also be aware that
this includes the ability to check bin collection dates, paying your Council Tax
and Business Rates, as well as applying for licences and reporting environmental
issues. We wish all or residents a happy and safe Christmas and a
fantastic New Year."
Emergency contact information for closed dates will be between
office hours only, for the following services:-
Children's Social Care:- 0151 934 6025.
Adult Social Care North:- 01704 704 240.
Adult Social Care South:- 0151 920 8234.
For emergency contact, out of hours, the for Social Care
Emergency Duty Team, contact them via calling:- 0151 920 8234.
An automated phone service will be available between 23
December and 3 January 2016, on:- 0345 140 0845.
Sefton Council's full services will resume on Tuesday, 3