Environmental emergencies (out of hours)
An out-of-hours service operates for environmental emergencies. You can access this service between 4pm and 8am weekdays, and all day weekends and Bank Holidays.
The telephone number for out-of-hours emergencies in Brighton & Hove is 01273 292229.
Please only use this service in an emergency. This service should not be used for non-emergency enquiries.
Typical emergencies covered by this service include
- burnt out vehicles
- dangerous buildings and structures - see Building Control
- flooded roads, ice and snow - see Winter Maintenance
- road or footway collapse
You should also report continually sounding car alarms out-of-office hours to our environmental emergencies service. Go to our noise page for more information about reporting noise nuisance, including our out-of-hours weekend service.