Emergency control centre

We provide a first point of contact for members of the public, elected members and the emergency services in relation to any out of hours emergency where an immediate response from us is necessary.

These include:

  • highway repairs and maintenance
  • public lighting and traffic signals
  • cleansing
  • environmental health
  • emergency response to minor or major incidents


To contact us, call 0161 217 6111.

For out of hours and emergencies only, call 0161 474 5555.

Calls to these numbers are recorded for training and monitoring purposes. Out of hours, numbers transferred to the 24 hour control room will also be recorded.