Changes to your bin collections

Sign up for Garden Waste Collections

From 29th October:

  • We will only collect your garden waste if you pay for collections. Once you have paid you will receive a new brown bin for your garden waste
  • Blue Bag collections will stop
  • Paper and cardboard will be collected from your green bin
  • Blue box and black bin collections remain unchanged

Pay for garden waste collections

Payment options

If you do not have a green bin and would like to continue to recycle paper and cardboard you can order one using our online form.

Request a new green bin

Which bin should I use?

Black Bin

Non-recyclable

  • food waste
  • household waste
  • nappies
  • plastics
  • pet bedding

Green Bin

Recyclable waste

  • newspapers and magazines
  • leaflets
  • catalogues
  • paper
  • cardboard

Blue Box

Recyclable waste

  • glass bottles
  • glass jars
  • food tins
  • drinks cans
  • aluminium foil and trays

Brown Bin
(paid for service)

Recyclable waste

  • grass cuttings
  • leaves
  • weeds
  • garden clippings
  • bark and wood shavings

Future changes

Further information about changes in January will be available soon. This will include the introduction of plastic recycling from households.

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