Rubbish and Recycling

There are changes to this service please check our Coronavirus pages for the latest situation. 

  • We are moving to 2-weekly bin collections from Monday 6th April where your general waste and recycling will be collected at the same time - find out more details here
  • All civic amenity sites (recycling centres) are currently closed
  • All public toilets are currently closed
  • There are changes to the processing of planning and building standards applications

Did you know that you can check the progress of a service request that you have already raised with us? Just create a personalised account using the MyAccount button at the top of this page and you can then track the progress of all your council service requests.

Top tasks

Bin collection calendars for rubbish and recycling in your local area, and information on what goes in each bin.
Tell us if your bin collection has been missed.
Find your local household rubbish and recycling centre, it's opening times and what you can take there.
You can request a new wheelie bin online.
Contact us to arrange for larger items to be collected and disposed of.
Let us know about problems like littering, graffiti, missed bin collections, and potholes or request repairs, maintenance or cleaning in your area.
Arrange for rubbish to be collected from your business.
Information about what to do with waste that may be hazardous, including paints, medicines  and pesticides.