Your household waste collection service

How to maximise your recycling

Our household waste and recycling service provides four bins to allow you to easily recycle as much household waste as possible. 

Blue bin for paper, card and cardboard
 Green-lid for plastics, glass, metals, cartons
Grey bin for waste which cannot be recycled
Brown bin for your food and garden waste
Blue bin  Blue bin with green lid Grey bin Brown bin

Your food and garden waste bin (brown) is collected every two weeks throughout the year with your other bins collected on a three-weekly cycle, with a different bin collected each week, for example:

Week 1Week 2Week 3
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Week 4Week 5Week 6
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Please use the 'contact us' box if you have any questions which are not covered by our Frequently Asked Questions questions.

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