Information and Links

Bath Preservation Trust

Museum at No. 1 Royal Crescent


Royal Crescent Hotel &Spa


B&NES Events - Complaints

B&NES Environmental Protection
01225 477551 - 01225 5477477

Other issues relating to B&NES Events:
B&NES Events Team

Other complaints:
Council Connect
01225 394041 (select option 9)

Rubbish Collection

Changes to rubbish collection over Christmas and New Year period

Please click here for details of changes to B&NES rubbish collection dates or here for an easy reference flyer containing the revised dates.

2018-2019 Christmas tree collection - trees will only be collected between 28 January - 8 Feb 2019 and must be cut up so that they can fit in the council waste lorry and be free of decorations. Trees can be disposed of before this date by taking them to the local recycling centre.

Rest of the year - Rubbish and Recycling is collected on Thursday.
Garden waste is also collected on Thursday. ( Please note there is an extra annual fee for this service)

To order rubbish containers or gull bags:
Council Connect on: 01225 394041

Free containers
Black gull bags (general rubbish)
Blue bags (for cardboard & brown paper)
Food waste containers
Kitchen caddy for storing food waste
Green box (for recycling)

Charges apply
Food waste liners
Garden waste bins
Garden waste sacks

New Resident Visitor Parking Permits Trial

A 12 month trial for resident visitor permits in the Central Zone went live on 4th March. All residents in the Central Zone (whether current car permit holders or not) are eligible for 100 hours of visitor permits, using the B&NES online MiPermit system. The cost will be 10p/hour. For link to B&NES MiPermit online registration, click here.

Residents’ 10% Parking Discount

Residents can park at a 10% discount in Council run car parks and metered spaces. Register online via the MiPermit portal at, under “Residents’ Parking Saver” section.


To contact police in an emergency or to report a crime in progress, call 999.

If you wish to report a non-urgent matter, call 101.

New Police Station in Bath:

It was announced in March that space within Lewis House, Manvers Street will now be dedicated to a new expanded police station/ enquiry office. No timing has been confirmed but it is expected to open within the next few months.

Lewis House

3-4 Manvers Street
Bath, BA1 1JQ


If out of hours, call NHS direct on 111.
Nearest accident and emergency:

Royal United Hospital, Combe Park, BA1 3NG
Tel: 01225 824391, 01225 824007
Walk-in service 24-7

Discovery Cards

As a Bath resident, you are entitled to free entry to the Roman Baths, the Fashion Museum and Victoria Art Gallery. To apply for a card, take some proof of address and visit either the Roman Baths, Fashion Museum in the Upper Assembly Rooms, Bennett Street, Bath One Stop Shop on Manvers Street or The Victoria Art Gallery. For Discovery Card latest offers and discounts to events in and around Bath, visit the Discovery Card section under Tourism and Heritage on