If you live in a house or a flat within a house, your service may include...
Green wheelie bin or green wheelie bin with blue lid | Collected weekly
Black wheelie bin | Collected weekly
Food waste recycling (indoors)
Small brown caddy
Food and garden waste (outdoors)
Brown wheelie bin | Collected every 2 weeks
Small electricals, batteries and clothes
Separate into plastic bags and place on top of your recycling bin
If you live on an estate or in a flat with communal bins, your service may include...
Green communal bin with black lid | Collected weekly
Black communal bin | Collected weekly
Food waste recycling
Not always available* | Brown or grey outdoor bin | Collected weekly
*If your flat doesn’t have food waste collections, you can email firstname.lastname@example.org to get these set up
If you live in a flat above a shop, your service may include...
Green sacks | Collected Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Black sacks | Collected Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Sorry, no food waste recycling
You can recycle...
Food and drink cartons
Glass bottles and jars
Tins and cans
Plastic pots, tubs and trays
You can't recycle...
You can book a free bulky waste collection if you have large items you no longer want.
A-Z of recycling
You can use our A-Z search to find out if something can be recycled and how to recycle it properly.