You can report a missed bin collection for:

  • rubbish collections
  • recycling collections
  • food and garden recycling
  • a large bulky item
  • assisted collection
  • clinical waste

What you need to know

You should remember:

  • waste must be placed out for collection by 7am on the scheduled collection day and no earlier than the night before
  • we will not collect rubbish or recycling that was placed in the wrong container. Find out what should go in what bin or bag
  • you must report a missed collection no later than 3pm the day after it was meant to be collected. Any missed collection reported after this time will not be collected until your next collection day
  • if your normal collection day is a Friday, we will return and collect your missed rubbish or recycling on the following Monday
  • waste collections happen as normal on bank holidays except Christmas and new year

Report a missed collection online