National Bat Helpline

Bat Helpline 0345 1300 228

The Bat Helpline can anwser your questions and concerns about bats and give you advice on how to:

  • Care for injured or vulnerable bats
  • Carry out work that may affect bats
  • Protect bats and their habitat that may be under threat


The Bat Helpline receives over 10,000 enquiries each year from building and planning professionals, householders with bat roost questions, and members of the public who have found injured and grounded bats. As a result, thousands of bats and their roosts are conserved.

Read more about the Bat Helpline at the Bat Conservation Trust website.