Emergency out of hours contacts
Children's social care emergency, out of hours service - 0300 123 4043
Adult's social care emergency, out of hours service - 0300 123 4042
Highways emergency, out of hours service - 0300 123 4047
Our telephone lines are open Monday to Friday, 8am-8pm and Saturdays, 9am-4pm.
Lines are closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Call: 0300 123 4040
E-mail general enquiries
Text Message: 07797 870591
Textphone: 0300 123 4041
Calls to 0300 numbers cost no more than a national rate call to a 01 or 02 number.
SignVideo is our online, live British Sign Language (BSL) video interpreting service which allows a deaf customer to call through to our Hertfordshire County Council customer services call centre. The SignVideo service is available Monday to Friday 8am-6pm.
Our contact details are also available in British Sign Language (BSL).
Our telephone interpreting service is available to help people who call us and can't speak English.
Know the service you want?
Request social care help for yourself or someone else, request help if you are a carer, Pay your social care invoice, Apply for Meals On Wheels and report concerns about care homes, home care, supported living, day services, flexicare or any other social care provision.
Call: 0300 123 4042
E-mail archives and local studies
Book an appointment to register a birth, marriage, civil partnership or death.
E-mail Registrations Team
E-mail the Citizenship team
Report child protection concerns
District and borough councils manage council tax, bin collections, housing and parking.
Book a free home fire safety check
HertsHelp is our service to help you find local help, advice or information
E-mail the Libraries team
Your district or borough council manage enquiries relating to new houses, extensions, shops and buildings.
E-mail the planning team for enquiries relating to minerals, waste and county council property such as schools and fire stations.
Public enquiry number
Business enquiry number
Your district and borough council manage bin collections.