Bats in developments and building works

Please use the links below for advice if you are concerned about Bats in a Development or Building works.  These mostly link to the website of our national body the BCT


If you would like to speak to someone the National Bat Helpline can answer your questions and concerns about bats and give you advice on bat carebuilding works and reporting bat crime.

  • Call the BCT helpline on  0345 1300 228

  • Monday – Friday 9:30am – 4:30pm
  • May to Sept  there is an additional Out of Hours Helpline 5:30pm – 10:30pm which is run by volunteers and is for emergency calls only.