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Website Maintenance and Payments Offline

Due to maintenance, our website may be unavailable at times from midnight on Friday 10 July to 6pm on Sunday 12 July. 

Our payment system will be unavailable on Sunday 12 July from 12:30 to 4:30pm. We can't take any payments while we complete this process.

We apologise for any inconvenience this might cause, but we'll have things back up and running normally as soon as possible.

Recycling and Waste Reduction


Recycling Collections
Collecting your recycling from outside your home
Non-Household Waste Charges at Recycling Centres
Food Waste Recycling
Collection of compostable food waste in your green bin
Composters
Composting at home to recycle food and garden waste
Bin Store Recycling
Recycling bins for flats and communal properties
Mini Recycling Centres
Find your nearest recycling bank ** From 1st June 2020 all glass recycling banks will be removed. You will still be able to recycle your glass bottles and jars in your kerbside box or at one of our Recycling Centres**
How to apply, cancel and questions about the garden waste collection subscriptions
Garden Waste Collection
Garden Waste Collection: Your Questions Answered
Garden Waste Collection: Cancellation Request
Rubbish and recycling collections for properties with sacks
Garden Waste Collection (Sacks): Your Questions Answered
Newtown Road and Padworth Recycling centres will reopen on Thursday 14 May. To use the sites you must book an appointment.
Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs)
Recycling Centre Permit Scheme
Recycling Centre Van Permit Scheme
Non-Household Waste Charges at Recycling Centres
More Household Waste Recycling Centres
Cutting-down the rubbish we put in our bins
Waste Strategy
Where Does Your Recycling Go?
Real Nappies

Rubbish and Recycling

Please make sure your recycling and rubbish bins are out by 6am on your day of collection.
You must book an appointment to use the site. Please follow strict social distancing guidelines in place.
You must book an appointment to use this site. Please follow strict social distancing guidelines in place.