Order a bin or request a removal
Due to the SELCHP waste plant being closed, there may be delays to bin collections in the borough this week (w/c 25 September). We are continuing to collect bins on their usual collection day, but your bin may be collected at a later time than it usually is.
If your bin is not collected on its assigned day, we will return to collect it later in the week - you do not need to report a missed collection. Please leave it at the edge of your property ready for collection.Food waste bins
We're currently out of food waste bins (23-litre) – we're expecting a delivery in the next few weeks. We apologise for the inconvenience.
Order a new or a replacement bin
Order a new bin if you live in a house, or a flat in a converted house. Find out what type of bin you should have by your property type.
Homes in estates, small blocks and new developments are provided with communal bins. If you are unsure please contact your housing management service.
|Bin type||Bin size (standard)||Administration cost|
|Rubbish bin (black)||180-litre wheelie bin ||£30|
|Recycling bin (green)||240-litre wheelie bin ||£30|
|Food waste bin (grey)||A 23-litre grey food waste bin and one 5-litre kitchen caddy ||Free|
|Garden waste bin (brown)||240-litre wheelie bin || |
£93.50 annual subscription service
£30 for any replacement bin needed
If we have removed your bins
We will not give you a new recycling bin or food waste bin if we had to remove your old one because you used it incorrectly. You would have received letters from us advising on this prior to removal. To make sure you use your bins correctly, find out what items can go in your recycling and food waste bins.
Request a bigger bin
In exceptional circumstances, we can provide a larger rubbish bin for your property if you meet certain criteria. If you live in a flat above a shop you will be issued with sacks for your waste, in some circumstances you can order extra sacks, check your bins by property.
Request a bin removal
Let us know if you'd like us to remove a bin from your property.