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Collections and calendar

Last Modified November 22, 2021

What is being collected this week?

It's week 1 in our collection cycle

Please put out your black bin

Week 1 - no blue box

It's week 2 in our collection cycle

Please put out your green and brown bins.

Household recycling brown and green bins.


You can also download and print our Jul - Dec 2021 calendar(pdf, 174kb) or Jan - Jun 2022 calendar(pdf,176kb).

Christmas and New Year collections

Your bin collections will change over the festive period, please see changes below:

Holiday bin collections
Black bin (Week 1)  
Normal collections Revised collection
 Monday 27 December Wednesday 29 December 
 Tuesday 28 December Wednesday 29 or Thursday 30 December* 
 Wednesday 29 December Thursday 30 December 
 Thursday 30 December Thursday 30 or Friday 31 December* 
 Friday 31 December No change 
Brown bin and green bin (Week 2)  
 Normal collections Revised collections 
 Monday 3 January Tuesday 4 January 
 Tuesday 4 January Wednesday 5 January 
 Wednesday 5 January Thursday 6 January 
Thursday 6 January  Friday 7 January 
Friday 7 January  Saturday 8 January 

*Collections will take place on either of these days so please leave your bin out on the first day and take it in once it's been emptied.

Normal collections will resume on Monday 10 January 2022.

What bins should I have?

Every house should have a black bin, green bin and brown bin.

All bins are collected over a two week period, on the same day each week:

  • Week 1 - black bin
  • Week 2 - green bin and brown bin 


 Week 1 - no blue boxWeek 2 NEW





Please place bins/boxes on your boundary by 6am on the day of your collection.

What day is my collection?

To find out which day your collection takes place please enter your postcode

Please note: the collection days stated are for houses only. If you live in a flat or property with communal bin stores please contact us directly. The same applies to school buildings and trade/commercial premises.

Flats recycling

Most flats have some form of recycling. It's important to only put the correct items in your recycling bin - see Recycling in Flats (pdf, 2.64mb)  for more information.

Assisted collections

If you find it difficult to put your bin out on your boundary for collection due to age or medical reasons and don't have anyone else in your household to do it for you, we can help. Request an assisted collection (pdf, 81kb).


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