Copeland Borough Council's Waste Management section provides a wide range of waste related services to the people, businesses and visitors of Copeland. We are committed to the provision of efficient, cost effective waste services.
We currently provide:
- A regular refuse collection for the 33,160 homes in the borough including assisted bin collections for those who need help
- A bulky household waste collection service for large items such as a beds, furniture, fridges etc. Please call 01946 598300 to arrange this. PLEASE NOTE THIS SERVICE IS TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED DUE TO A CONTRACT DISPUTE BETWEEN CUMBRIA COUNTY COUNCIL AND ITS CONTRACTORS.
- A trade waste service on 7 days per week
- Community recycling points throughout the borough.
- Household Waste Recycling Centres are located throughout the county.
- A street cleaning service for in excess of 500 kilometres of streets and roads
- Beach cleaning.
- Collections from more than 500 litter bins
- Removal of fly tipping from the council's land
- Support of community/voluntary clean-ups
To see when your bin is collected visit the waste and recycling rounds section
For an A-Z list of what you can recycle and where, check out this Frequently Asked Question.