Recycling calendar

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Greenbox and green-lidded bin collection calendar

Fortnightly collections of recycling are provided to all households in the borough.

There are two collection cycles across the borough known as "A" and "B". You can check your normal recycling schedule by using our online service. However, over Christmas and New Year (or earlier if your collection is a Tuesday) there may be changes to your collections that we are currently unable to show on this online service. We are sorry for this inconvenience.

Changes to your collections over Christmas and New Year

Please note that if your normal collection is;

  • Monday - There will be no changes over Christmas and New Year.
  • Tuesday - Your green-lidded bin collection will be suspended. Full details can be found on the A week bin hanger (Green lidded bin due 4 Dec) or the B week bin hanger (Black bin due 4 Dec) . You should have had this hanger delivered in late November. If you are unsure which bin hanger applies to you please check the online service to find out which cycle applies to you. Please note the post code search should only be used to get the correct cycle.
  • Wednesday - Your collection will take place one day later, on Thursdays, in the weeks starting 24 December and 31 December.
  • Thursday - Your collection will take place one day later, on Fridays, in the weeks starting 24 December and 31 December.
  • Friday - Your collection will take place one day later, on Saturdays, in the weeks starting 24 December and 31 December.

Collection services may vary during Public Holidays (Easter and Christmas) or inclement weather or other emergencies.

An online list is provided to help you recycle, compost or dispose of more than 150 different types of household waste.Do It Online to order bins and boxes, report missed collection, book a bulky waste collection or contact the Waste Services Team.