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Recycling and Waste

​Please check the latest updates to services on our COVID-19 - Information for Residents page.​


Recycling and waste collections​

How and when to put out different types of waste and recycling for collection.

Check my collection dates

Enter your postcode to see your next four collection dates. Download a calendar to print out.

Order more bags and caddies

Order recycling bags and food caddies online. Or find your nearest stockist to pick up locally.

Report a problem

Let us know about a missed collection or tell us about an incident of flytipping or littering.

A - Z of Recycling

Look up items in our A – Z list to see how they can be recycled or disposed of safely.

Recycling Centres​

What you can take to our Lamby Way and Bessemer Close centres and how to prepare for your visit.

Bulky Item collections

Book a bulky item collection online. Find out which items are collected for free and which you will need to pay for.​​

Hygiene collections​

If you are a household that uses nappies or incontinence pads you can apply for an additional collection.

Waste education and enforcement​

You can be fined if you do not put your recycling and waste out correctly for collection. More about the waste related issues that we enforce.

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