Early May Bank Holiday Service Arrangements for Oxford City Council

Published: Friday, 3rd May 2019

Council offices will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 6 May 2019 and will reopen on Tuesday 7 May 2019.

Visit our Do It Online pages for online services available on our website.

Recycling and Waste Collections

Your recycling and waste collections will be unaffected over the bank holiday period.

Visit our Find your collection day page to find out your collection day and what bins to put out.

Out-of-hours Emergency Contact Numbers

Many services will still be running through the bank holiday period.

To be connected to Oxford City Council emergency services only during the holiday period phone 01865 249811.

For emergency caretaking services for Plowman Tower, Foresters Tower, Evenlode Tower, Windrush Tower, Pound House and Riverside Court and Council owned Sheltered Accommodation phone 07932 762712.

For homelessness emergency enquiries phone 0800 833408.

If you smell gas call National Grid on a phone outside your home phone on 0800 111 999.

Leisure Centres, Swimming Pools and Ice Rink

Visit our Leisure Centre pages for information about bank holiday opening hours at our leisure centres. Visit the individual centre pages for timetable information.

Car Parks

All Council run car parks and Park and Ride sites will be open as normal over the bank holiday period.

Museum of Oxford

The Museum of Oxford is closed on Sundays and bank holidays and as such, will be closed on:

  • Sunday 5 May 2019
  • Monday 6 May 2019


Oxford's parks will also be open during the bank holiday period.

Oxfordshire County Council Services - Including Libraries and Recycling Centres

For all Oxfordshire County Council services including recycling centres, register offices, Oxford Parking Shop and library opening hours, visit the Oxfordshire County Council website.