All council facilities and services operating as normal.

Any missed Bin Collections will be lifted on Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 October. Bryson Recycling have advised that they will collect any missed Kerbie collections on Tuesday 17 October. All other bin collections continue as normal.

Updated information is available here.

Economic Development

Have your say to improve your connection

Text: Have your say to improve your connection

Are you a resident or business in the Mid and East Antrim area and experiencing problems with broadband and mobile phone coverage? 

If so, this is your opportunity to help make improvements for the Borough.

To help us understand what your broadband access and mobile coverage is like, please complete the survey at the link below. 

Complete the Survey online


Alternatively you can download the application at the bottom of this page and return it by:

  • Email: take a photo or scan and send it to:; or,
  • Post: Economic Development Unit, The Braid, 1 – 29 Bridge Street, Ballymena, BT43 5EJ; or,
  • Leave it with Reception at The Braid, Ballymena, Ardeevin, Ballymena, Smiley Buildings, Larne, or Carrickfergus Museum and Civic Centre, Carrickfergus.

For more information, please contact Economic Development on T: 028 2563 3190 or E:

All feedback received will be used to identify the extent of the issues and help us secure funding to help improve provision and connectivity for the Borough.