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COVID-19: Waste services update

See our Waste services update page for regular updates concerning your bin collections and information on how to safely dispose of waste if a member of your household is infected with COVID-19.

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A–Z of waste materials

Find out how to dispose of specific items using our A to Z of waste materials:

Garden waste

Subscribe to our fortnightly garden waste service using brown bins or “pay-as-you-go” compostable sacks


We collect a range of dry recyclable materials fortnightly using your black and green boxes

Food waste

We collect cooked and uncooked food waste weekly using your blue kerbside caddy


Waste which we cannot take for recycling or composting is collected fortnightly using black sacks

Garden waste permit renewal

Information on how to renew if your brown bin permit is nearing expiry

Bulky waste

Pay for us to come and collect big items that you can't recycle or dispose of easily

Clinical waste

We can provide a free collection for infectious waste such as hypodermic needles and dialysis waste

Commercial waste & recycling

We offer a competitive trade waste service to local businesses and organisations

Compulsory recycling

Find out what action we can take to encourage people who refuse to recycle