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Community Help and Advice

Helping to keep our citizens safe and improve communities, also support for new and existing residents.

  • Garden Maintenance Scheme

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION - The garden maintenance scheme will no longer be provided by the council from 1 April 2018.

  • Community Safety

    Information on Community Safety and priorities for West Lothian Community Safety Partners

  • Fairtrade

    West Lothian is a Fairtrade Zone with four Fairtrade Towns (Bathgate, Linlithgow, Livingston, Whitburn). The county also has a Fairtrade Village, in Uphall and a mini Fairtrade Zone in Fauldhouse and Breich Valley.

  • Community Regeneration

    The Community Regeneration Team delivers a range of services to support some of our most disadvantaged communities and individuals, with a particular emphasis on engaging with people to build personal and community capacity.

  • Customer Information Service (CIS)

    The Customer Information Service deals face to face with enquiries on all council services.

  • Community Grants

    A wide range of funding is available from a number of sources including the UK and Scottish Governments, the European Union and numerous charitable trusts. Many of these schemes are available to organisations in West Lothian.

  • New to West Lothian

    Moving or just moved to West Lothian - we wish you a warm welcome!

  • Winter Ready

    West Lothian Council is geared up to cope in the event of severe weather this winter.

  • Armed Forces Community Covenant

    What is the West Lothian Armed Forces Community Covenant ("WLAFCC")?

  • Community Planning

    West Lothian Community Planning Partnership was set up to identify, assess and prioritise what is important for West Lothian's communities, and enable the setting of achievable and demonstrable outcomes for the Local Outcomes Improvement Plan.