This is the placement information service for secure accommodation in Scotland.

Information is provided on secure places with the charitable service providers as well as the local authority secure providers.  Figures are updated daily.

Please check by telephone to confirm vacancies and discuss placements.

Additional beds may be available, Scottish Local Authorities must contact units directly to confirm availability.

Vacancies For Independent Secure Centres

Centre Gender Number of beds vacant (capacity 18) Emergency beds vacant Other beds vacant Current Occupancy Next Expected Vacancy Time Updated Contact
Good Shepherd Centre Secure Unit
Male/Female 1 N/A N/A 11   01st June 2023 - 12:04 01505 864500
Kibble Education and Care Centre
Male/Female 0 0 0 18   02nd June 2023 - 13:18 0141 889 0044
Rossie Secure Accommodation Services
Male/Female 1 0 N/A 17   02nd June 2023 - 09:36 01674 820204
St Mary’s Kenmure
Male/Female 1 0 0 17   02nd June 2023 - 09:16 0141 586 1200

Vacancies For Local Authority Secure Centres

Centre Gender Number of beds vacant (capacity 18) Capacity Next Expected Vacancy Time Updated Contact
Edinburgh Secure Services
Male/Female 0 6   05th May 2022 - 11:45 0131 664 8488

Scotland Excel commissions beds with the independent providers on behalf of local authorities and Scottish Government. In order to understand demand, if you are unable to find a secure bed with the four independent providers please contact Scotland Excel ( to report the reason.

Please note that Scotland Excel cannot assist with the sourcing of secure beds.

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