Service Status

The latest information about roads, bins, ferry, schools and other council services can be found here.

You can also keep up to date with the latest information about school, office and road closures by:

For updates on the status of the A83 Rest and be Thankful, and the Old Military Road, please see the Traffic Scotland website

Current disruptions

This page was last updated: Thu, 26/11/2020 - 18:30
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Closure - Station Road, Rhu Last updated: 20 Nov 2020 - 16:01 (originally posted: 20 Nov 2020 - 16:01)

We have been notified that SGN plan to close Station Road Rhu for emergency repairs. They will start work on Saturday 21/11/2020 and expect the closure to last approximately 7 days. The section effected will be from Torr Crescent to Laggary Road. 

A814 East Clyde Street - Collapsed Building Last updated: 4 Nov 2020 - 11:37 (originally posted: 31 Oct 2020 - 07:54)

A building has collapsed on the A814 East Clyde Street between Sinclair Street and Maitland Street junctions. A closure is being implemented on this section. Diversion route: East Clyde Street - Maitland Street - East Princes Street - Sinclair Street.

Further information is available in our press release

Castle Street Port Bannatyne Road Closure Last updated: 6 Oct 2020 - 15:40 (originally posted: 11 May 2020 - 12:22)

Castle Street - Port Bannatyne on the Isle of Bute remains temporarily closed due to a dangerous building at No. 21 Castle Street.

Work is progressing by others to make the building safe, but the road will remain closed until the building is no longer a danger to the public.

Diversions are in place but the closure will restrict on-street parking.

The Council's Building Control Officers are working with others to have the safety concerns addressed as quickly as possible.

Updates on progress and the re-opening of the street will be provided as soon as they are available.

 

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There are no reported disruptions to schools.

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Council offices are now closed to members of the public Last updated: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18
(originally posted: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18)

To help stop the spread of coronavirus, and in line with Government advice, council offices are now closed to members of the public.

Look out for updates about our services on our website - www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/coronavirus-help-and-advice - and social media channels (Facebook and Twitter).

If you have any urgent enquiries, you can call 01546 605522. Please only call this line if your enquiry is urgent. Thank you.

For health advice on keeping safe, please see www.nhsinform.scot

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Green Bin Disruption - Kintyre & Isle of Gigha - Thursday 26th November Last updated: Thu, 26/11/2020 - 18:30
(originally posted: Wed, 25/11/2020 - 11:42)

General waste bins due for collection on Thursday 26th November in Clachan, Tayinloan and on the Isle of Gigha will now be collected on the morning of Saturday 28th November.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Isle of Tiree - Route 1 and 2 Blue Recycling 25th & 26th November Last updated: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 17:04
(originally posted: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 17:03)

Tiree Routes 1 & 2 Recycling

 

Due to technical issues the blue recycling uplifts scheduled for tomorrow

Wednesday 25th November and Thursday 26th November 

 

will not take place as per advertised schedule, residents advised to check website for further details.

 

Further information will be posted when available.

Commercial Glass Uplift - Lorne Last updated: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 15:34
(originally posted: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 15:34)

Commercial glass uplift in Lorne area today was unable to go ahead - We will endeavor to catch up as soon as possible. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Commercial Glass Uplift - Helensburgh and Lomond Last updated: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 15:31
(originally posted: Tue, 24/11/2020 - 15:31)

Commercial glass uplift from Saturday 21st November remains outstanding for Helensburgh, Luss, Arrochar Lochgoilhead - We will catch up by the end of the week (29th Nov).

Tiree Glass uplift scheduled for Friday 20th November Last updated: Fri, 20/11/2020 - 11:01
(originally posted: Fri, 13/11/2020 - 11:32)

Glass uplift scheduled for Friday 20th November will not take place due to further technical issues. Please check website for further updates.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Tiree Route 2 East - Recycling collection Last updated: Fri, 20/11/2020 - 10:58
(originally posted: Fri, 20/11/2020 - 10:58)

Tiree Route 2 - Recycling collection scheduled for Thursday 19th November could not be completed due to technical issues.

 

Please check website for further updates.

Isle of Iona Commercial Refuse Collection due Tuesday 17th November Last updated: Thu, 19/11/2020 - 09:37
(originally posted: Thu, 19/11/2020 - 09:37)

Iona  Commercial Refuse Collection due Tuesday 17th November was not completed this will now be completed next week. This will again be weather and operations dependant.

 

Customers advised to check website for updates.

Isle of Mull - Iona Recycling/Paper due Tuesday 17th November Last updated: Thu, 19/11/2020 - 09:33
(originally posted: Thu, 19/11/2020 - 09:33)

Iona Recycling due for collection Tuesday 17th November was not completed due to weather and operational issues this will not be completed until the next scheduled collection customer advised to check website.

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There are currently no reported disruptions to council run ferries.

You can get updates on ferry sailings on individual ferry operator websites

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) Ferry Service Status.
Western Ferries - Hunter's Quay (Dunoon) - McInroy's Point (Gourock) ferry service status

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There are no reported disruptions to our website and online services.