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Commercial Waste - Mull Last updated: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 17:00
(originally posted: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 17:00)

Commercial waste collections due in Ardtun on Mull on 2nd August will now take place on Tuesday 9th August.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Isle of Mull - General waste Last updated: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 16:54
(originally posted: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 16:54)

General waste collections due in Bunessan on Mull on 2nd August will now take place on Tuesday 9th August.

Isle of Iona - Commercial Waste Last updated: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 16:51
(originally posted: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 16:51)

Commercial waste collections due on Iona on Tuesday 2nd August will now take place on Saturday 6th August.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Commercial Glass - Bute/Cowal Last updated: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 12:00
(originally posted: Wed, 03/08/2022 - 12:00)

Due to an issue with the Glass Recycling Uplift truck, commercial glass cannot be uplifted today in Bute & Cowal. 


We will look to provide an update as soon as possible when it will be collected. 

Disruptions to Mull bin collections Last updated: Mon, 01/08/2022 - 12:50
(originally posted: Mon, 01/08/2022 - 12:50)

There will be some disruptions to bin collections on Mull and Iona this week:

  • Tobermory recycling collections due today (Monday 1st August) will now be done on Friday the 5th of August
  • Bunessan recycling collections due tomorrow (Tuesday 2nd August) will now be done on Saturday the 6th of August
  • Fionnphort/Iona glass recycling due on Wednesday the 3rd of August will now be done on Sunday the 7th of August

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Helensburgh - EV Chargers Last updated: 1 Aug 2022 - 15:32 (originally posted: 1 Aug 2022 - 15:32)

As part of the ongoing Helensburgh Waterfront Development works, the EV Charger points located at the existing Helensburgh Swimming Pool, require relocating to the new Helensburgh Leisure Centre Carpark.

As of Monday 8th August, there will be no access to the EV Chargers.

We will endeavour to carry out these relocation works as quickly as possible, however there may be no access for up to two weeks.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Lochgilphead Front Green closed from 31st May 2021 Last updated: 20 Jul 2022 - 15:05 (originally posted: 28 Apr 2021 - 12:10)

Lochgilphead Front Green will be closed from 31 May through to August 2022 to enable works to be undertaken.

Further information on the plans, and updates on the progress of the works, are available on our Lochgilphead Front Green page

B8001 Skipness to Claonaig road Last updated: 23 Mar 2022 - 16:47 (originally posted: 12 Mar 2021 - 16:56)

The B8001 Skipness to Claonaig is open.

The road had previously suffered some damage which has been temporarily repaired.

The road will ultimately need to be realigned – survey and design work is currently ongoing.

B8001 road disruption location map

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Electrical Vehicle Charger faults Last updated: 12 Jul 2022 - 09:49 (originally posted: 28 Jun 2022 - 12:17)

We have a number of faults with EVC chargers across Argyll and Bute at the moment, please see info below. Please visit ChargePlace Scotland | Scotland's Public EV Charging Network for full EVC status

  • West Clyde Street Car Park, Helensburgh
  • Craignure Car Park, Mull
  • Tweeddale Street Car Park, Oban 
  • Fionnphort Car Park (The Columba Centre), Fionnphort
  • The Avenue, Inveraray
  • Lorn Street, Lochgilphead
  • Tarbert, Campbeltown Road
  • Craignure Car Park, Mull
  • Loch Long, Arrochar
  We apologise for any inconvenience 

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Chapel Hill Road, Rothesay closed due to unsafe building Last updated: 1 Jul 2022 - 14:33 (originally posted: 1 Jul 2022 - 12:11)

Chapel Road, Rothesay has been closed until 13th August due to an unsafe building. Please refer to this notice for further information.

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Furnace Last updated: 8 Jun 2022 - 14:50 (originally posted: 8 Jun 2022 - 14:50)

We are aware of an ongoing street lighting fault outside the Redwood Lodge in Furnace.

We requires the assistance of SSE for a new connection and will update this page when we have a target completion date or this work to be completed

Bolgam Street, Campbeltown Last updated: 11 May 2022 - 10:40 (originally posted: 2 Feb 2022 - 18:56)

* UPDATE - SSE have provided a new connection and we are making arrangements for the column replacements, we will update our page when we have an estimated completion date for this 


We are aware of a number of streetlighting faults on Bolgam Street in Campbeltown. New columns are required to be installed and we need to liaise with SSE regarding a new supply.

We will update this page once have an update from SSE 


Albany Street, Oban Last updated: 24 Mar 2022 - 14:22 (originally posted: 17 Feb 2022 - 16:53)

**UPDATE - we have accepted the quote provide from SSE today. We wil provide a further update when we have a target completion date, we are hopeful that this will be within the next 4 weeks 


We are aware of a lighting fault on Albany Street at the end of Alma Crescent. 

We require the assistance of SSE for a new connection. We have requested a quote for this work and once this has been accepted we will provide a further update advising of a target completion date 


Camsail road, Rosneath Last updated: 2 Mar 2022 - 11:16 (originally posted: 24 Feb 2022 - 18:35)

**UPDATE - Scottish Power have provided a start d ate of 1st April for this work to commence 

We are aware of ongoing issues with the streetlighting on Camsail road. We have requested the assistance of Scottish Power who have confirmed this is programmed with a completion date of 14th April 

Lynn road Last updated: 18 Feb 2022 - 18:14 (originally posted: 18 Feb 2022 - 18:14)

After further innvestigation the streetlighting on Lynn road requires a new supply connection. We have requested this from SSE and will provide an update to this notice once we have a target completion date from them 

Kind regards

Ladeside Park, Rothesay Last updated: 26 Jan 2022 - 19:55 (originally posted: 26 Jan 2022 - 19:55)

We area aware of lighting faults at Ladeside Park in Rothesay. The columns requires specialist parts and our team are in the process of sourcing replacements to rectify this issue.

Argyll St - Dunoon - Result of Building Fire Last updated: 16 Dec 2021 - 12:12 (originally posted: 26 Aug 2021 - 11:14)

Some Street Lighting associated with Argyll St building fire is currentlly unlit.

In the mean time , where we can give a temporay connection , we have restored some of the lights.

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All of our servicepoints, libraries, halls, theatres and sports centres are currently open for business.

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Jura ferry service - Last updated: Mon, 01/08/2022 - 10:27
(originally posted: Mon, 01/08/2022 - 10:22)

Due to staffing availability there will be no early or late bookable service offered on the Jura ferry throughout August 2022.

Our core timetable will run as normal

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