Coronavirus Outbreak: Town Hall contact points closed

Town Hall

BARROW Town Hall has been closed to the public from Friday, March 20 as officials move to protect staff, residents and visitors from the coronavirus.

Barrow Borough Council provides a counter service for its Housing and Revenues and Benefits departments.

These face to face contact points have been suspended until further notice as we take all precautions available in line with expert advice on the worldwide Covid-19 outbreak.

Residents are advised officers remain on hand to help via phone or email.

Please use the following numbers:

For general enquiries - 01229 876 543

For Revenues and Benefits - 01229 404 242

For the Housing Department - 01229 876 578

For out of hours queries relating to council housing repairs and homelessness enquiries -

  01229 833 311

For gas only emergency repairs - (Freephone) 0800 031 6578

For up to date information please visit our website or:

Facebook - Barrow Borough Council / Barrow Borough Council Housing Department

Twitter - @BarrowCouncil or @BarrowHousing

Officers within the council are monitoring the situation relating to Covid-19 closely. All action possible is being taken to protect the health and safety of staff, elected members, residents and visitors.