Environmental emergencies (out of hours)

An out-of-hours service operates for environmental emergencies. You can access this service between 4pm and 8am weekdays, and all day weekends and Bank Holidays.

The telephone number for out-of-hours emergencies in Brighton & Hove is 01273 292229.

Please only use this service in an emergency. This service should not be used for non-emergency enquiries.

Typical emergencies covered by this service include

You should also report continually sounding car alarms out-of-office hours to our environmental emergencies service. Go to our noise page for more information about reporting noise nuisance, including our out-of-hours weekend service

Contact the council during normal office hours for help with business addresses, household recycling site opening hours or queries about recycling, refuse and street cleaning services.