Lewisham Council Homepage Skip navigation
Menu
navigation-end

Rubbish and recycling for houses and flats in converted houses

Find out your collection day, order a new bin or report a problem with your collection if you live in a house or a flat in a converted house.

Rubbish, recycling and food waste

Your bins

If you live in a house, or a flat in a converted house, we will give you:

  • a 180-litre black wheelie bin for rubbish

  • a 240-litre green wheelie bin for recycling

  • a 23-litre silver bin for food waste and a five-litre silver kitchen caddy.

How to use your bins

Garden waste

Garden waste collections

You can sign up for weekly garden waste collections. This costs £80 for collections from 1 April to 31 March the following year.

Home composting

You can buy a 220-litre home composting bin for £10.

You may also be interested in...

Reuse and recycling centre

Find information about the reuse and recycling centre at Landmann Way in New Cross

Collection service for large items and fridges

You can arrange a collection service with us, for a small charge

Free mattress recycling

We can collect and recycle your mattress for free.

Textile recycling

Find out where you can recycle your unwanted clothe and textiles

Junk mail

What to do, to get less unwanted mail.