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Recycling and waste


We offer a kerbside recycling service for more than 96 per cent of households, plus recycling collection points around the borough. 

Household waste

We collect household waste from around 33,000 homes. To view your collection calendar, click here.

Trade waste

We offer a competitive trade waste collection service for businesses.

Bulky collections

We operate a paid-for collection service for larger items. For further details, click here.

Garden waste collections

We run a fortnightly garden waste collection service between March and November.

Assisted collections

 If you are unable to put out your bin for collection, you could qualify for help. Find out more about assisted collections here.

Missed collections

 If you think your collection has been missed, click here to find out about disruption to our services, and how to report a missed bin.