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.

Good Relations

Young Ambassadors Programme

Image from the Young Ambassador's Programme flyer

Want to become more involved in your local community?

Our Young Ambassadors Programme might be exactly what you are looking for.

Are you aged between 18 + 25 and...

  • Live in the Ballymena, Carrickfergus or Larne areas?
  • Want to influence decision making and change in your area?
  • Aspire to having your say and want to become involved in local community action projects?
  • Seek new experiences through residential and group work?
  • Hope to explore local issues and civic life?

The Young Ambassadors Programme is a Good Relations initiative based in the Mid and East Antrim Borough. It will provide exciting and unique opportunities (in partnership with local elected members and Council officers) to empower young people and communities.

For more information or to express an interest in becoming a Young Ambassador for Mid and East Antrim, contact the Good Relations Team at:


T: 0300 124 5000


This project is supported by the Executive Office through Mid and East Antrim Borough Council’s Good Relations Programme.