info Coronavirus (COVID-19) and waste

Household waste collections

All waste collections including black sacks, recycling, brown bins and brown sacks continue as usual. Please put your collections out by 7am on your collection day.

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

Household waste and recycling centres (HWRCs)

Capstone and Hoath Way HWRCs will reopen from Friday 15 May, for essential use only.

Book your visit online.

The Cuxton site will be kept closed in the early phase of reopening due to the high demand we’re expecting.

Bulky waste

Our bulky waste collections continue.

More coronavirus updates

How to sort your rubbish

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