Our garden waste recycling collection service offers fortnightly collections of your garden waste.
If you subscribe, Check your garden waste collection day online.
You can choose to have one or more 240 litre bins for your fortnightly garden waste collection service.
Once you have paid, we will confirm your subscription details and you can Check your garden waste collection day online.
Please note that there are no collections during the Christmas and New Year weeks.
A brown bin will be delivered to your property and collections will begin approximately two weeks after signing up.
This is a non refundable service.
How much you pay
The new service costs £50 for the first year (this includes a one off charge of £10 for the bin), then £40 in subsequent years.
How to sign up
You can make a one-off annual payment or sign up with direct debit, which will automatically renew your subscription each year.
Pay online - one off payment
Fill in the Garden Waste Recycling Service Form online.
Pay by direct debit
To set up payment by annual, automatically renewed direct debit, please download the Garden waste new joiner form (with direct debit).
Pay by phone
You can also call us to pay over the phone, please call 01483 523524.
To renew your subscription to the garden waste collection service, £40.00 for each bin, fill in the Garden Waste Renewal Form online.
Need another bin?
If you have already paid to have one or more bins emptied and would like extra bins then please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone the team 01483 523524
Where your garden waste goes
Your garden waste is collected separately to your other household waste and recycling and is used to produce compost for the horticulture industry.
Do you live down a road or lane with limited access?
Limited access to a few roads or lanes in the borough may mean our contractor cannot collect from some addresses so please do check with us first if you think this might be the case where you live.
You can request a text message to remind you of your next collection date by completing the online form
What we collect
Please put your garden waste into your bin loose and do not bag it.Yes please:
- grass cuttings
- hedge cuttings
- small branches
No thank you:
- bags or sacks
- vegetable peelings
- kitchen waste
- animal waste
- general household waste
- coal and wood ash.
For more information, please see New garden waste service FAQs.
You can also contact the Environmental Services Team:
- Online enquiry form
- Call us on 01483 523524.
Page owner: Carolyn Jarvis-Grogan. Last updated: 27/10/2015 10:05