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Local area contacts

Below is a list of useful Local Authority and Third Sector contacts covering local authority areas in Scotland. Those in your area may be able to offer further information about resilience projects underway where you can get involved, or supply information to start preparing your community for the event of an emergency

 

Aberdeen & Aberdeenshire

Aberdeen Council of Voluntary Organisations
  01224 686058
 www.acvo.org.uk

Aberdeenshire Voluntary Action
  01771 624787

Aberdeen City Council Grampian Emergency Planning Unit
   Emergency Planning Manager
   Dave McIntosh
   Email: dmcintosh@aberdeencity.gov.uk
   Tel: 01224 522 261

Argyll and Bute

Argyll and Bute Third Sector Partnership
 www.argyllcommunities.org/thirdsectorpartnership/

Argyll and Bute Council
  Carol Keeley
  Civil Contingencies Manager
  Email: Carol.keeley@argyll-bute.gsx.gov.uk
  Tel: 01436 658728

Susan Donnelly
  Civil Contingencies Officer
  Email: Susan.donnelly@argyll-bute.gsx.gov.uk
  Tel: 01436 658729

Angus

Community Action Angus
  01241 430349
 www.angusinterface.org.uk

Angus Council Civil Contingencies Team
  Email: emergency1@angus.gov.uk
  Tel: 01307 476123 or 6122

City of Edinburgh

Edinburgh Third Sector Interface
  0131 555 9100
 www.edinburghcompact.org.uk

Edinburgh City Council
  Paul Young
  Email: Paul.young@edinburgh.gov.uk
  Tel: 0131 529 4684/7

Clackmannanshire

Clackmannanshire Third Sector Interface
  01259 726686

Clackmannanshire Council
  David Johnstone
  Emergency Planning Officer
  Email: djohnstone@clacks.gov.uk
  Tel: 01259 452537

Dumfries and Galloway

Volunteer Action Dumfries and Galloway
  01387 267311
 www.volunteeraction.co.uk

Dumfries & Galloway Council
  Emergency Planning Unit
  Email: Ep-enquiries@dumgal.gov.uk
  Tel: 030 33 33 3000

Dundee

Dundee Voluntary Action
  01382 305731

East Ayrshire

Third Sector Interface East Ayrshire
   01563 574000
  www.cvoea.co.uk

East Ayrshire Council

   Ayrshire Civil Contingencies Team
    David Whyte
    Civil Contingencies Manager
    Email: David.Whyte@south-ayrshire.gov.uk
    Tel: 01292 692 180

East Dunbartonshire

East Dunbartonshire Third Sector and Volunteering Interface
  0141 578 0291
 www.eastdunbartonshirecvs.org.uk

East Dunbartonshire Council
  Pat Doherty
  Email: Pat.Doherty@eastdunbarton.gov.uk
  Tel: 0141 578 8062

East Lothian

Voluntary Action East Lothian
   0131 665 33001
  www.voluntaryactioneastlothian.org.uk

East Lothian Council
    Sandy Baptie
    Emergency Planning and Risk Manager
    Email: sbaptie@eastlothian.gov.uk or  emergencyplanning@eastlothian.gov.uk
    Tel: 01620 827 779

East Renfrewshire

Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire
  0141 876 9555
 www.va-er.org.uk

East Renfrewshire Council
   Civil Contingencies Team
   Email: ccs@renfrewshire.gcsx.gov.uk
   Tel: 0141 618 7402

Falkirk

CVS Falkirk and District
  01324 692000
 www.cvsfalkirk.org.uk

Falkirk Council
  Email: Emergency.planning@falkirk.gov.uk
  Tel: 01324 501 000

Fife

Voluntary Organisations North East Fife
  01334 654080
 www.vonef.org.uk

Fife Council
  Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Team
  Email: emergency.planning@fife.gov.uk
  Tel: 01592 778381

Glasgow

Glasgow Third Sector Interface
  0141 332 2444
 www.gcvs.org.uk

Glasgow City Council
  Resilience Unit
  Email: emplan@ced.glasgow.gov.uk
  Tel: 0141 287 8011

Highland

Highland Third Sector LLP
  01397 706044
 www.voluntaryactionhighland.org

Highland Council
  Donald Norrie
  Emergency Planning and Business Continuity Manager
  Email: Donald.Norrie@highland.gsx.gov.uk
  Team email : Emergency.Planning@highland.gsx.gov.uk
  Tel: 01463 713 479

Inverclyde

Inverclyde Council
   Civil Contingencies Team
   Email: ccs@renfrewshire.gcsx.gov.uk
   Tel: 0141 618 7402

Midlothian

Voluntary Action Midlothian
  0131 663 9471
 www.mvacvs.org.uk

Midlothian Council
  Contingency Planning Team
  Email: cpo@midlothian.gov.uk
  Tel: 0131 271 3078

Moray

Voluntary Action Moray
  01343 541713
 www.voluntaryactionmoray.org.uk

Moray Council
  Donna McLean
  Emergency Planning Officer
  Email: donna@grampianepu.co.uk
  Tel: 01343 56 25 22

North Ayrshire

The Ayrshire Community Trust
  01294 475618
 www.vcna.org.uk

North Ayrshire Council

 Ayrshire Civil Contingencies Team
     David Whyte
     Civil Contingencies Manager
     Email: David.Whyte@south-ayrshire.gov.uk
     Tel: 01292 692 180

North Lanarkshire

Voluntary Action North Lanarkshire
  01236 748011
 www.voluntaryactionnorthlanarkshire.org.uk

North Lanarkshire Council
  Contingency Planning Team
  Email: McMannA@northlan.gcsx.gov.uk

Orkney

Voluntary Action Orkney
  01856 872897
 www.orkneycommunities.co.uk/VAO/

Orkney Islands Council
  Margaret Walters
  Emergency Planning Manager
 margaret.walters@orkney.gov.uk

Perth and Kinross

Voluntary Action Perthshire
  01738 567076
 www.vaperthshire.org

Perth and Kinross Council
John Handling
Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager
Environment Service
JHandling@pkc.gov.uk

Renfrewshire

Renfrewshire Third Sector Interface
  0141 887 7707

Renfrewshire Council
   Civil Contingencies Team
   Email: ccs@renfrewshire.gcsx.gov.uk
   Tel: 0141 618 7402

Scottish Borders

Borders Third Sector Partnership
  01896 755370

Scottish Borders Council
  Jim Fraser
  Emergency Planning Officer
  Scottish Borders Council
  Email: jim.fraser@scotborders.gov.uk
  Tel: 01835 825056
  Mobile: 07831 440958
  Fax: 01835 824031

Shetland

Voluntary Action Shetland
  01595 743900
 www.shetland-communities.org.uk/vas/

Shetland Islands Council
  Email: Emergency.planning@shetland.gov.uk
  Email: Ingrid.gall@shetland.gov.uk

South Ayrshire

Voluntary Action South Ayrshire
  01292 263626
 www.voluntaryactionsouthayrshire.org.uk

South Ayrshire Council

 Ayrshire Civil Contingencies Team
     David Whyte
     Civil Contingencies Manager
     Email: David.Whyte@south-ayrshire.gov.uk
     Tel: 01292 692 180

South Lanarkshire

Voluntary Action South Lanarkshire
  01698 300390

South Lanarkshire Council
  Ken Wratten
  Contingency Planning Officer
  Email: Ken.Wratten@southlanarkshire.gov.uk

Stirling

Stirling Third First
  01786 451203

Stirling Council
  David Bright
  Emergency Planning Adviser
  Email: brightd@stirling.gov.uk
  Tel: 01786 443 186

West Dunbartonshire

West Dunbartonshire CVS
  0141 941 0886
 www.wdcvs.com

West Dunbartonshire Council
  Sandy McKenzie
  Business Continuity & Civil Contingencies Coordinator
  Email: sandy.mckenzie@west-dunbarton.gov.uk
  Tel: 01389 737 886

West Lothian

Voluntary Sector Gateway West Lothian
  01506 650111
 www.vsgwl.org

West Lothian Council

Emergency Planning Officer
  West Lothian Council
  Email: Emergency.planning@westlothian.gov.uk
  Tel: 01506 775 000

Western Isles

Co-cheangal Innse Gall: Linking the Outer Hebrides
  01851 700366
 www.c-cig.org.uk

Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  Andy MacDonald
  Risk & Emergency Planning Manager
  Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  Sandwick Road
  Stornoway
  HS1 2BW
  Email: Andy-macdonald@cne-siar.gov.uk
  Tel: 01851 822 612
  24/7 tel: 01851 702 526