The latest information, advice and support on Coronavirus. 

Contact the Council


Our priority is to respond to those with urgent need, our Customer Services team will be prioritising phone and email contact. You can get in touch with us by phone 0116 275 0555 or email If you have a non-essential enquiry please do not call the Council at this time, that way we can prioritise residents with urgent needs. 

If you have a non-essential enquiry please use the Contact Us form at the bottom of the relevant webpage on

We are following government guidance on social distancing and in the interest of everyone’s health and safety we have closed the main council offices to the public and asking office staff to home-work where possible, there may be some temporary disruption to services during the switch over.

For up to date information and advice please visit

If you are experiencing symptoms of Coronavirus

  • New continuous cough and/or
  • High temperature

Please do not come into the Council Offices. Instead please contact us on the telephone numbers listed below or use our website.

For health information and advice please visit our Coronavirus advice page.

Council Tax

Visit our Council Tax section to find out which tasks you can carry out online.

Pay your Council Tax

Tell us if you are moving

View your account

Telephone us:  0116 272 7530

Planning applications

Visit our Planning section to find out which tasks you can carryout online.

Search for a planning application

Apply for planning permission

Telephone us:  0116 272 7705

Waste, recycling and street cleaning

Visit our waste and recycling section to find out which tasks you can carry out online.

Order a refuse or recycling bin

Report a missed collection

Request a collection of unwanted/bulky household items

Telephone us:  0116 272 7555


Emergency contact number outside office hours is 0844 736 9545, calls cost 5 pence per minute plus your telephone company's network access charge.

Lightbulb contact centre phone number is 0116 305 0004.

Enderby and Pavilion Leisure Centres are managed by Everyone Active.

Address, opening hours and how to find us

Blaby District Council
Council Offices
Desford Road
LE19 2EP

Day of week Opening times
Monday 8.45am -5.15pm
Tuesday 8.45am -5.15pm
Wednesday 9.30am-5.15pm
Thursday 8.45am -5.15pm
Friday 8.45am -4.45pm

The offices will be closed on Bank Holidays.

Find the Council offices

This Google map shows the location of the offices.

If you are coming from the North on the B4114, the Desford Road turning will be left at the roundabout. If you are coming from the South on the B4114, turn right at the roundabout.

Visitor and disabled parking

The customer car park is for short stay only (a maximum of two hours) and is free of charge. There are three disabled parking spaces in the short stay car park

Alternatively, pay and display parking is available for visitors in Weavers Court car park, next to the Parish Council offices.

Bank Holidays

Bank Holidays 2020-21
Friday 10th April
Monday 13th April
Friday 8th May
Monday 25th May
Monday 31st August
Thursday 24th December (closing at 3pm)
Friday 25th December
Monday 28th December
Tuesday  29th December
Wednesday 30th December
Thursday 31st December
Friday 1st January


Last updated 6 May 2020

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