Service Status

The latest information about roads, bins, ferry, schools and other council services can be found here.

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Current disruptions

This page was last updated: Tue, 27/10/2020 - 15:24
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B8073 Landslip between Calgary and Ensay Last updated: 26 Oct 2020 - 16:58 (originally posted: 26 Oct 2020 - 03:18)

The B8073 on Mull has been opened to traffic.

Final tidying of the site is expected to take place tomorrow.

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Castle Street Port Bannatyne Road Closure Last updated: 6 Oct 2020 - 15:40 (originally posted: 11 May 2020 - 12:22)

Castle Street - Port Bannatyne on the Isle of Bute remains temporarily closed due to a dangerous building at No. 21 Castle Street.

Work is progressing by others to make the building safe, but the road will remain closed until the building is no longer a danger to the public.

Diversions are in place but the closure will restrict on-street parking.

The Council's Building Control Officers are working with others to have the safety concerns addressed as quickly as possible.

Updates on progress and the re-opening of the street will be provided as soon as they are available.


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There are no reported disruptions to schools.

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Council offices are now closed to members of the public Last updated: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18
(originally posted: Tue, 24/03/2020 - 15:18)

To help stop the spread of coronavirus, and in line with Government advice, council offices are now closed to members of the public.

Look out for updates about our services on our website - - and social media channels (Facebook and Twitter).

If you have any urgent enquiries, you can call 01546 605522. Please only call this line if your enquiry is urgent. Thank you.

For health advice on keeping safe, please see

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Isle of Mull - Bunessan Recycling Bins Due Tuesday 27th October Last updated: Tue, 27/10/2020 - 15:24
(originally posted: Tue, 27/10/2020 - 15:23)

Bunessan Recycling Bins Due Tuesday 27th October will now be uplifted Friday 30th October customers advised to check website for updates.

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There are currently no reported disruptions to council run ferries.

You can get updates on ferry sailings on individual ferry operator websites

Caledonian MacBrayne (Calmac) Ferry Service Status.
Western Ferries - Hunter's Quay (Dunoon) - McInroy's Point (Gourock) ferry service status

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There are no reported disruptions to our website and online services.