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Glasgow City Council

Assisted Garden Maintenance

Contact Assisted Garden Maintenance

  • Phone 0141 287 5064

Important Information

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) there have been changes made to this service.   For further advice and guidance please read our dedicated services update page

In certain circumstances Glasgow City Council may be able to arrange to carry out basic garden maintenance for elderly people or the infirm.

We thank you for your patience during this time.

Who is eligible for this service?

This service is available to residents of Glasgow who meet the following criteria:

  • The householder is a registered Council Tax Payer
  • The householder is over 70 years of age
  • The householder has a medical condition that prevents them from maintaining the garden
  • There are no able bodied persons between the ages of 16 and 69 in the household

What service is provided?

  • up to 7 grass cuts per year
  • 2 hedge trims per year

Those who do not meet the above criteria will have to seek assistance either from family or from a private contractor.

How to apply?

To apply for this service complete the application form and email us or send to the address below.

It should be noted that due to the demand for this service there is currently a waiting list in place.

Glasgow City Council
231 George Street
G1 1RX

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