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British Sign Language (BSL) - Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice and information

Contact Details



Shielding Letter

Frequently Asked Questions


Phone: 0141 276 1185

Contact Scotland: 0333 344 7712

Glasgow Helps

Text: 07451 289255

Phone:0141 345 0543

Contact Scotland: 0333 344 7712


Register as a volunteer


Phone: 0141 345 0543

Further information.

Burials and Cremations


Bins and Recycling

General waste, Blue and Brown recycling bins

online collection calendar

Suspended Services

  • Food waste and glass recycling


  • Bulky Waste


Help our collection crews

Homes or Families with a Confirmed or Suspected Covid-19 Case

Household Waste and Recycling Centres

Frequently asked questions

Currently accepted waste:

  • Bags of household waste
  • Garden waste
  • Cardboard
  • Wood (including small furniture)
  • Mattresses
  • White Goods
  • Electrical Items



Business Support

Information for Business Support



Service desk and local revenues and benefits offices

Service Desk alternative contact arrangements

Council Tax/Benefits/Scottish Welfare Fund


Council Tax/Benefits



Scottish Welfare Fund



Glasgow Life

Glasgow Life - Covid 19


Glasgow Life Facebook

Glasgow Life Twitter



Community Homeless Service

Out of hours, please call via Contact Scotland: 0141 222 7352

Parks and Gardens

Parks and open spaces




The full guidance can be found here.

Play parks, outdoor gyms and sports pitches

Assisted Garden Maintenance


Registering a Birth

New video coming soon.

GOV.UK website

Death Registrations


Address for Medical Certificate of Cause of Death:

Registration Office, Mail Room, City Chambers, George Square, Glasgow, G2 1DU

Still-birth Registrations


Address for Medical Certificate of Cause of Death:

Registration Office, Mail Room, City Chambers, George Square, Glasgow, G2 1DU


Citizenship Services



Marriage and Civil Partnerships

New video coming soon.

Email: mar&



Car parks




Parking Permits




Schools and Learning

Recovery, Resilience and Reconnection 2020


School Holiday Childcare for School Age Families of Key Workers


Childcare application

Scottish Government guidance

Nursery Parent - Childcare information.




Free Meal Entitlement Contingency Plans during school closures

Farmfood cards frequently asked questions [252kb]


Social Care

Care at Home Services


Residential older people care homes


Older people day care centres


Violence Against Women Services


ASSIST: Phone: 0141 276 7710, email: or visit:

Routes Out: Phone 0141 276 0737.

TARA: Contactable 24/7. Phone 0141 276 7724.Visit



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