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Powys CAB - Machynlleth Advice Centre

Canolfan Hyddgen
Bank Street
SY20 8DP

Telephone:0845 601 8421 Powys CAB Reception Line Mon, Thurs & Fri 10am to 3pm
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Adviceline Cymru 0844 477 2020 Mon to Fri 10am to 4pm

Specialist Debt and Welfare Benefit appointments delivered at Brecon, Ystradgynlais, Welshpool, Machynlleth and Newtown.

Prescribing Citizenas Advice delivering generalist advice via healthcare settings throughout Powys.

Advice times

Advice sessions

Many bureaux now have a short introductory interview to help decide how you can be best advised. You may then be asked to make an appointment. If the bureau is open only for appointments or specialist advice this will be indicated in the notes.

Thu: 10.00 - 12.00          Gateway assessments 10 - 12pm  

Telephone advice times

Unless indicated otherwise an adviser should be available by phone though this may be for an introductory interview only to help decide how you can best be advised.

Mon: 10.00 - 15.00          Powys CAB Reception Line 0845 601 8421 
Wed: 10.00 - 16.00          Telephone appointments by arrangement. Ring 0845 601 8421 
Thu: 10.00 - 15.00          Powys CAB Reception Line 0845 601 8421 and Telephone Advice 
Fri: 10.00 - 15.00          Powys CAB Reception Line 0845 601 8421 

Further information

Access details

  • Wheelchair accessible - yes
  • Wheelchair toilet access
  • Parking


If English is not your first language, contact the bureau for information about other languages it can provide advice in.

Specialist services

  • Debt Relief Order
  • Money Advice
  • Welfare Benefits

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