Saul Junction Elsan


From Date: 22/10/2018 00:00

To Date: 15/11/2019 16:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

Starts at: Saul Sanitary Station

Ends at: Saul Sanitary Station


Please be advised that the Elsan unit at Saul Junction is open.

When using the Elsan, please follow the guidance we have provided on-site and below. We reserve the right to remove this unit from service if further inappropriate use occurs.

Thank you for your co-operation in this matter.

Please follow the below guidance when using the Elsan:

· Before use, rinse and flush

· Empty cassette

· Rinse and flush again

Please do not flush:

· Sanitary products

· Baby wipes

· Kitchen roll

· Nappies

· Engine oils and grease

· Mop heads

· Keys

· Bricks and rubble

· T-shirts

· Cotton wool

· Sleeping bags

· Tools

Only human waste, toilet tissue and a small amount of your chemicals should be flushed down the Elsan or into your boat’s on-board waste tanks. Everything else can go into a nappy or sanitary bag and then into a bin.

If you require any further information of experience any difficulties using this facility, please contact the Gloucester Dock Office on 01452 318012 or at

Thank you.