Community Services

Ballater Clinic

Monday 9.00 am – 11.00 am and 3.30pm – 5.30 pm
Tuesday 9.00 am – 11.00 am and 4.00pm – 5.00 pm
Wednesday 9.00 am – 11.00 am and 3.30pm – 5.30 pm
Thursday 9.00 am – 11.00 am and 3.30pm – 5.00 pm
Friday 9.00 am – 11.00 am and 3.30pm – 5.30 pm


For all out of hours calls, please phone NHS24 08454 242424 or use the surgery number. Consultations by appointment only.

Ballater Clinic
13 Provost Craig Road
Royal Deeside
Tel. 013397 55686

Link to Google Map

Ballater Library

Facilities for residents and visitors to Ballater include large print books, computers with internet and email, photocopying, magazines and local newspapers as well as information on the local community and its history, careers and the Scottish Parliament.


Monday Closed
Tuesday 10.00 – 1.00 and 18.30 – 20.00
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 14.00 – 16.00 and 18.30 – 20.00
Friday 14.00 – 17.00
Saturday 10.00 – 12.00
Ballater Library
Station Square
Royal Deeside
AB35 5QB
Tel.013397 55628
Website: Ballater Library

Ballater (RD Ltd

Ballater (RD) Ltd (or BRD) is a Scottish registered Charity and Company limited by Guarantee. It aims to utilise best practice to build capacity in the community; to undertake projects designed to sustain the local economy; to promote a sense of pride in the burgh of Ballater and surrounding area. BRD uses voluntary skills from within the communities. It has received private donations and public funding support from many source.

BRD has initiated several successful promotional projects including Royal Deeside Walking Festival and supported many others including this web-site. It is involved with Community Woodland, assessing community needs and local history. It is responsible for running the valuable community bus service which is manned by MiDAS-trained local volunteers.

BRD is a member of the Royal Deeside Partnership and the Development Trust Association Scotland

Ballater (RD) Limited
Park House
Anderson Rd

Royal Deeside

AB35 5QW

Tel. 013397 55467

Grampian Police

The local Ballater Police Office is located on Deebank Road, Ballater and is now a joint facility shared by the Police Service and The Scottish Ambulance Service. There are currently 4 Police Constables and 1 Police Sergeant working from Ballater Police Office assisted by a Clerical Officer. The office is open Monday to Friday 0900 -1300 hours and at other times dependant on the availability of the on duty Police Officer(s). To contact the local police regarding a non-urgent matter, please attend at the office or telephone the Police Service Centre by dialing 101. For all emergency situations, telephone 999.

Grampian Police
Deebank Road
Royal Deeside
Tel: for non-urgent calls to the Police, Telephone 101
Emergency Tel: 999