Out of hours services

Havant Borough Council offices are open 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.

If you need to contact us outside of this time and it cannot wait until the next working day, there is a limited emergency out of hours service.

There is also a list of emergency contacts which will help with incidents that fall outside of the councils remit. 

Emergency out of hours service - 07850 358156

Homelessness

If you are homeless and in need of housing, we may be able to assist out of hours. We do not have a duty to house every homeless person but we do have a duty to provide advice and assistance to anyone who may need it.

Please call 07850 358156 for assistance, you will be asked to provide personal details which will then be passed to the duty Housing Officer

Flooding

Surface water flooding can happen for a number of reasons, such as heavy rainfall, blocked drains or overflowing rivers or streams. If your home is affected by flooding the council may be able to give assistance in some circumstances.

For assistance, please call the emergency out of hours number on 07850 358156 and we may be able to help.

Blocked Private Drains

In the first instance, we would advise you to contact your local Water Authority, as it may well be their responsibility if your drain is shared.

For assistance, please call the emergency out of hours number on 07850 358156 and we may be able to help.

Dangerous structures

There is no guaranteed out of hours service. It may be possible to assist in an emergency.

For assistance, please call the emergency out of hours number on 07850 358156 and we may be able to help.

Services by other organisations

Lost or stray dogs

There is no out of hours service for lost or stray dogs. However, between 8am and 9pm on weekends and Bank Holidays, you can call the Three Oaks Boarding Kennels stray dog reception centre on 01489 892760.

Hampshire County Council – Highway Authority

Hampshire County Council is the highway authority within the East Hampshire District and they are responsible for pot holes, damaged road signs, street lighting and other highway associated issues.

Out of hours can be contacted via the Police control on 101 or the Hampshire County Council website.

Next working day

Fly tipping and dead animals

There is no out of hours service for fly tipping and dead animals. 

However, if the fly tip is causing an obstruction to the highway, this can be reported to the Police on 101 who will liaise with Hampshire County Council (the Highways Authority) to arrange for the obstruction to be moved to one side. 

You can report this to us online or call Customer Services the next working day on 023 9244 6010.

Nuisance complaints (noise, smoke, odour, light)

There is no out of hours service for nusiance complaints. You can report this to us online or call Customer Services the next working day on 023 9244 6016.