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Find your bin collection date icon

Find your bin collection date

Find out when we collect your recycling and waste.


Report a missed bin collection icon

Report a missed bin collection

Report it from 5pm on the day of collection or at any time on a later day.


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Request a new bin or report a bin problem

Request a new bin or tell us if your bin has been damaged, burnt or stolen.


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Where to put your bin for collection

On your collection day you should wheel your bin to the collection point with the handle facing the road and collect it as soon as you can after it's been emptied.


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View bin collection changes

Find out about changes to bin collections. You can subscribe to the page to be kept up-to-date.


Where's the rubbish tip and
recycling centre?  icon

Where's the rubbish tip and recycling centre? 

Details of where the recycling centres are, when they're open and what you can recycle.


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Remove bulky household items

Donate unwanted furniture or ask us to remove bulky household items.


Which bin should I use? icon

Details of what waste can be put in each of your bins.


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Report fly-tipping, dog fouling...

How to report anti-social activity.


Join in the Great British Spring Clean icon

Join in the Great British Spring Clean

Find out how to get involved - and how we'll help with your local litter pick.


Get rid of pests icon

Get rid of pests

What we can treat and how to book an inspection.


Your weekly food waste collections icon

Your weekly food waste collections

To help you recycle your food waste, we provide everyone with a small silver kitchen caddy and a roll of compostable bags.


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Reduce your waste

Tips and recipes to help you save money and reduce your waste.


Composting icon

Help with composting at home.


What happens to my recycling icon

Find out what happens to your recyclable waste.


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Recycling success

Our new recycling service has helped us to increase the recycling rates.


Request an assisted bin collection icon

Request an assisted bin collection

Help with moving your bin to your designated collection point if you meet certain conditions.


Business waste icon

Business waste

Advice on the removal of commercial waste.


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