Council Buildings & Facilities Updates

Updated Tuesday 24 March

A number of West Lothian Council buildings have closed to members of the public due to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID19).

Buildings that are not completely closed to the public are operating significantly reduced services.

This decision has been made in accordance with up-to-date public health guidance in order to mitigate the spread of the virus.

Details of closures are detailed below:

Civic Centre

  • There will be no West Lothian Council customer facing services in operation for the public.
  • Visitors to the court and police will still be able to access the building through the main entrance but will be required to maintain a two metre distance away from the reception area.                                  

Arrochar House 

  • All council services at Arrochar House have closed.
  • Emergency cash desk to access crisis grant funding will remain open.

Strathbrock Partnership Centre

  • All council services have closed
  • The GP surgery and pharmacy remain open.

Bathgate Partnership Centre

All council services at Bathgate Partnership Centre are closed other than:

  • The Advice Shop is still available via the telephone  01506 283000 or email at advice.shop@westlothian.gov.uk  and will be able to support you should you be worried about your finances.
  • Up-to-date information on all the financial help available including how to apply for a crisis grant, can be found at: Coronavirus - Financial Advice and Support
  • Bathgate Partnership Centre is still open for those collecting a crisis grant or food bank parcel.

St David House

  • All services are closed to the public.

Blackburn Partnership Centre

  • All council services are closed to the public.
  • The GP surgery and health facilities remain open.

Fauldhouse Partnership Centre

  • All council services are closed to the public
  • The GP surgery and pharmacy remain open.

Armadale Partnership Centre

  • All services are closed to the public

East Calder Partnership Centre

  • All services are closed to the public.

Almondbank

  • All services are closed to the public

Linlithgow Partnership Centre

  • All services are closed to the public

Library services and community centre activities to cease across West Lothian

All Libraries and community centres in West Lothian are closed to the public.

We appreciate that many local essential services are delivered from community centres and our officers are contacting them to put alternative arrangements in place where they can.