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Police station opening hours

Click on your area below to see opening times for your local stations. 

 

North East

Forth Valley

Tayside

Edinburgh

Greater Glasgow

Lothians and Borders

Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Argyll and W. Dunbartonshire

Highlands and Islands

Fife

Lanarkshire

Ayrshire

Dumfries and Galloway

 

 

North East – A Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no staffed counter service at Bucksburn. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at this station please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Queen Street, Aberdeen  Mon: 00.00 - 22.00
 Tues, Wed, Thurs: 07.00 - 22.00
 Fri, Sat, Sun: Open continuously   from 07.00 on Friday till 22.00   Monday
 Bucksburn  No public counter provision 
 Ballater  09.00 - 17.00 Mon - Fri
 Banchory  08.00 - 18.00 7 days
 Banff  08.00 - 16.00 Mon - Fri
 Buckie  07.00 - 17.00 7 days
 Elgin  07.00 - midnight 7 days
 Ellon  09.00 - 17.00 Mon - Fri
 Forres  09.00 - 17.00 Mon- Fri
 Fraserburgh  07.00 - midnight 7 days
 Huntly  09.00 - 17.00 Mon - Fri
 Inverurie  07.00 - midnight 7 days
 Keith  08.15 - 16.00 Mon - Fri
 Laurencekirk  08.00 - 16.99 Mon - Fri
 Lossiemouth  09.00 - 17.00 Mon - Fri
 Mintlaw  09.00 - 1700 Mon - Wed
 Peterhead Police Station  16.00 - midnight Mon - Fri
 07.00 - midnight Sat and Sun
 Peterhead Police Public Counter
(Buchan House)
 08.45 - 17.00 Mon - Fri
 Rothes  08.00 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Stonehaven  07.00 - midnight 7 days
 Turriff  No public counter provision
 Portsoy  No public counter provision
 Aboyne  No public counter provision
 Fochabers  No public counter provision
 Westhill  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

 

Forth Valley – C Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no staffed counter service at Bannockburn or Bridge of Allan. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Alloa  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Balfron  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Callander  0900 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Dunblane  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Falkirk  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Grangemouth  No public counter provision
 Larbert No public counter provision 
 Stirling  0700 - 1700 7 days

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily. There is also a 101 call point facility at Grangemouth and Larbert stations.

 

 

Tayside – D Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at the stations highlighted. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Arbroath  0800 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Downfield  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Dundee  24 hours, 7 days
 Forfar  0800 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Lochee  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Perth  24 hours, 7 days
 Pitlochry  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Auchterarder  No public counter provision
 Blairgowrie  No public counter provision
 Brechin  No public counter provision
 Carnoustie  No public counter provision
 Crieff  No public counter provision
 Kinross  No public counter provision
 Longhaugh  No public counter provision
 Maryfield  No public counter provision
 Montrose  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Edinburgh – E Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Public counters at St. Leonard's and Gayfield Square will always be open to ensure that anyone who wishes to can attend in person at a police station to access a wide variety of services 24 hours a day, all year round.

Please dial 101 before attending at any other station to check opening times and availability, as these may vary.

If you wish to speak to an officer at a station where there is no public counter provision, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be another station open, or officers available, closer to where you are.

In the event that you attend a station that is closed, please dial 101 (a yellow phone is provided at the entrance of every station) to speak to an officer, or to identify the closest available station to you that is open.

 

 Corstorphine Please dial 101 during the week for daytime availability. Closed at weekends.
 Craigmillar Please dial 101 during the week for daytime availability. Closed at weekends.
 Drylaw  Please dial 101 for daytime availablity
 Edinburgh West End Please dial 101 during the week for daytime availability. Closed at weekends.
 Gayfield Square  24 hours 7 days
 Howdenhall Please dial 101 for daytime availablity
 Leith Please dial 101 for daytime availablity
 Portobello Please dial 101 for daytime availablity
 St Leonards  24 hours 7 days
 South Queensferry Please dial 101 during the week for daytime availability. Closed at weekends.
 Wester Hailes Please dial 101 for daytime availablity
 Balerno  No public counter provision
 Oxgangs  No public counter provision
 Police Information Centre (High Street, Edinburgh)  No public counter provision

 

 

Greater Glasgow – G Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at Anderston, Craigie Street and Garscadden. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Baillieston  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Baird Street  0800 - 1800 Mon - Fri
 Barrhead  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Bishopbriggs  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Castlemilk  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Cathcart  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Drumchapel  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Easterhouse  0900 - 1800 7 days
 Giffnock  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Glasgow City Centre  24 hours 7 days
 Glasgow West End  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Gorbals  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Govan  24 hours 7 days
 Kirkintilloch  0700 - midnight 7 days
 London Road  0700 - midnight 7 days
closed 1200 - 1300 & 2000 - 2100
 Maryhill  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Milngavie  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Pollok  0700 - 2200 7 days
 Pollokshaws  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Saracen  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Shettleston  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Anderston  No public counter provision
 Craigie Street  No public counter provision
 Garscadden  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

 

The Lothians and Scottish Borders – J Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at the stations highlighted. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Bathgate  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Broxburn  0900 - 1700 Mon - Thu
0900 - 1645 Fri
 Dalkeith  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Dunbar  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Duns  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Eyemouth  0830 - 1630 Mon - Wed
 0830 - 1600 Thursday
 Galasheils  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Haddington  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Hawick  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Jedburgh  0800 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Kelso  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Linlithgow  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Livingston  24 hours 7 days
 Musselburgh  0800 - 1800 7 days
 North Berwick  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Peebles  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Penicuick   0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Tranent  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Whitburn  0915 - 1700 Mon - Tue
0900 - 1700 Wed - Thu
0900 - 1645 Fri
 Armadale  No public counter provision
 Bonnyrigg  No public counter provision
 Coldstream  No public counter provision
 Gorebridge  No public counter provision
 Lauder  No public counter provision
 Loanhead  No public counter provision
 Melrose  No public counter provision
 Newbattle  No public counter provision
 Selkirk  No public counter provision
 West Calder  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs (inc. Eyemouth) will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Renfrewshire and Inverclyde – K Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at the stations highlighted. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available at the station. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area. Note that the Johnstone station is located within the town hall. 

 

 Greenock  24 hours 7 days
 Johnstone  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Paisley  24 hours 7 days
 Renfrew  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Erskine  No public counter provision
 Fergsulie Park  No public counter provision
 Glasgow Airport  No public counter provision
 Gourock  No public counter provision
 Linwood  No public counter provision
 Port Glasgow  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Argyll and West Dunbartonshire – L Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at Alexandria, Bowmore and Tobermory. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available at the station. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Campbeltown  0700 - 1800 7 days
 Clydebank  24 hours 7 days
 Dumbarton  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Dunoon  0700 - 1800 7 days
 Helensburgh  0900 - 1900 Mon - Thu
 1200 - 2200 Fri - Sun
 Lochgilphead  0700 - 1800 7 days
 Oban  24 hours 7 days
 Rothesay  0700 - 1800 7 days
 Alexandria  No public counter provision
 Bowmore  No public counter provision
 Tobermory  No public counter provision

Note: Dumbarton Police Station will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily. Helensburgh Police Station will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs, Monday to Thursday.

 

 

Highland and Islands – N Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at Dornoch and Glencoe. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available at the station. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Alness  0900 - 1700 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri
1200 - 1700  Wed
 Aviemore  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Benbecula  0900 - 1230 Mon - Fri
 Dingwall  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Fort William  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Inverness  24 hours 7 days
 Kirkwall  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Kyle of Lochlash  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Lerwick  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Mallaig  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Nairn  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Portree  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Stornoway  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Stromness  Shared service
 0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Tain  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Thurso  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Ullapool  0900 - 1700 Tue & Thur
 Wick  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Dornoch  No public counter provision
 Glencoe  No public counter provision


Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Fife – P Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at the stations highlighted below. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available at the station. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Cowdenbeath  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Cupar  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Dalgety Bay (South West Fife)  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Dunfermline  24 hours 7 days
 Glenrothes (Detroit Road)  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Kircaldy  24 hours 7 days
 Levenmouth  0700 - midnight 7 days
 St Andrews  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Anstruther (East Neuk)  No public counter provision
 Auchtermuchty (Howe)  No public counter provision
 Burntisland  No public counter provision
 Cardenden  No public counter provision
 Oakley  No public counter provision
 Tay Bridgehead  No public counter provision


Note: Stations open until 1700hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Lanarkshire – Q Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at the stations highlighted below. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Airdrie  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Bellshill  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Blantyre  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Coatbridge  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Cumbernauld  0800 - 1800 7 days
 East Kilbride  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Hamilton  24 hours 7 days
 Kilsyth  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Lanark  24 hours 7 days
 Larkhall  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Motherwell  24 hours 7 days
 Rutherglen  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Wishaw  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Biggar  No public counter provision 
 Cambuslang  No public counter provision 
 Carluke  No public counter provision 
 Lesmahagow  No public counter provision 
 Shotts  No public counter provision 
 Strathaven  No public counter provision 
 Uddingston  No public counter provision 
 Viewpark  No public counter provision 


Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

 

Ayrshire – U Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours are provided below.

There is no staffed counter service at Drongan, Girvan and Stewarton. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Ayr  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Cummock  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Galston  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Irvine  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Kilbrinie  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Kilmarnock  0700 - midnight 7 days
 Largs  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Saltcoats  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Arran  No public counter provision
 Dalmellington  No public counter provision
 Drongan  No public counter provision
 Girvan  No public counter provision
 Millport  No public counter provision
 Stewarton  No public counter provision

Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

 

Dumfries and Galloway – V Division

Police Station Public Counter Opening Hours

 

Your local police station opening hours changed with effect from 3 March 2014.

There is no longer a staffed counter service at Kirkcudbright and Dalbeattie. However, if you wish to speak to an officer at any of those stations, please dial 101 prior to attending to ensure officers are available at the station. There may be a station closer to where you live in a neighbouring division area.

 

 Annan  0900 - 1800 7 days
 Castle Douglas  0800 - 1800 7 days
 Dumfries (Cornwall Mount, Divisional HQ)  0800 - 1600 Mon - Fri
 Dumfries (Loreburn Street)  24 hours 7 days
 Lockerbie  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Newton Stewart  0830 - 1400 Mon - Wed
 Sanquhar  0900 - 1700 Mon - Fri
 Stranraer  24 hours 7 days
 Kirkcudbright  No public counter provision
 Dalbeattie  No public counter provision


Note: Stations open until 1700hrs and 1800hrs will close for 1 hour at 1230hrs daily.

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