Holiday period service changes and events

The next holiday is:

August Bank Holiday - Monday 28 August 2017

Service nameChanges and further information
Brent Archives

Monday 28 August - Closed

Please see the libraries section for the other opening hours.

Brent Civic Centre

Brent Civic Centre is closed all bank holiday weekend starting from 8pm on Friday 25 August. 

Customer Service Centre 

Brent Customer Services

Customer Service Centre 

The Contact Centre will always be closed on bank holidays, Easter holidays, Christmas, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

We re-open on the next working day 9am to 5pm - this includes Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

For urgent and emergency Social Services related enquiries, please contact Harrow Helpline on 020 8863 5250.

For any other emergency Council related enquiry including Brent Housing Partnership and Noise Nuisance, please call our main switchboard number 020 8937 1234.

Libraries and Museum and Archive 

All libraries will have normal opening hours apart from:

  • Monday 28 August - closed


We will be operating the following service over the holiday period

Monday 28 August - Day 11am to 6pm / Night 6pm to 2am


Parking restrictions on a bank holiday - please note special arrangements are in place for Notting Hill Carnival

Recycling and waste 

There will be no change in collections over both the May and August Bank Holiday periods.

You can see your collection calendar online by using the find my collection day search facility.

Abbey Road Reuse and Recycling Centre will be open every day.

Registration and Nationality hours 

Monday 28 August  - Closed

For all urgent burials please call 020 8937 1010, where you will be provided a mobile number for the Registrar on duty during the call out period.

Sports and sports centres 

Normal opening hours apply apart from:


Monday 28 August - 8am to 7pm

Bridge Park 

Monday 28 August  - 10am to 4pm

Vale Farm 

Monday 28 August - 10am to 7pm 

Club activities

Contact clubs to check if their sport activity sessions are running.