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Useful Information and Contacts

Campus Security

Campus Security staff are on duty 24 hours a day, every day of the year.


  • Canterbury General Enquiries 01227 823300 Emergencies 01227 823333
  • Medway General Enquiries 07885 806416 Emergencies 01634 883138

Citizens Advice Bureau

The Citizens Advice service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice, and by influencing policymakers.

T: + 44 (0) 844 4994128

F: +44 (0) 1227 787505

Police and Crime Prevention Advice


T: 101


Old Dover Road, Canterbury, CT1 3JQ
Opening times: 9am - 5pm every day (excluding bank holidays)
Canterbury Police



T: 101


Purser Way, Gillingham, ME7 1NE
Opening times: 9am - 5pm everyday (excluding bank holidays)
Medway Police


Crime prevention advice

Not all crime is preventable, but there are things you can do to make it much less likely that you'll be victimised.


In emergencies contact the police, ambulance or fire services on 999

Lost or Stolen Travel & Identity documents

If you take the opportunity to travel during the Christmas holidays and unfortunately experience difficulties with lost or stolen identity documents, the Home Office offer the following advice:

Student Guide - Lost Documents PDF


Hosts are waiting to welcome students into their homes over the Christmas period. For more information see:

Live It Well - Counselling Helpline

We understand that sometimes Christmas can be a difficult time for those spending it away from their families. If you are experiencing loneliness, emotional distress or anxiety, you can contact the Kent County Council Helpline for support and guidance, or visit the 'Live It Well' website.

T: 0800 107 0160


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Last Updated: 13/12/2018