Dumfries and Galloway Council - essential lifeline services

The UK and Scottish Governments have announced new restrictions for all members of the public on Monday evening (24/03/2020), including travel to and from work where absolutely necessary.


Elaine Murray Council Leader 2017

The work the Council is undertaking - providing essential lifeline services to our most vulnerable and working with the NHS to protect citizens means it is necessary that our skilled and committed workforce continue help us to fulfil our responsibilities as a category 1 responder to this national emergency.

Essential Council staff will continue to work as previously directed. Over the coming day’s managers will prioritise staff working arrangements in line with national guidance.