info Coronavirus (COVID-19) and waste collections

Household waste and recycling centres

Our household waste and recycling centres are closed until further notice, in line with government advice.

Bulky waste

Our bulky waste collections continue. We no longer collect fridges and freezers, as we'll be unable to dispose of them.

Household waste collections

From 6 April, all waste collections including black sacks, recycling and organic waste will be operating as usual.

Good Friday, 10 April: collections as normal.

Easter Monday, 13 April: collections as normal.

Please follow government advice on waste disposal if you are staying at home due to coronavirus.

Keep up to date with services affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

info ID needed for waste and recycling centres

You now need to bring a proof of ID when using our Household Waste and Recycling Centres.

How to sort your rubbish

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