Garden waste collection - brown bin

The collection of household garden waste is an optional, paid-for, year-round service. Brown bins are only collected from households that have signed-up to this service.

2018/19 garden waste collection service

Sign up for the 2018/2019 service has now closed. Sign up for the 2019/2020 service begins on 1 April 2019.

The service will run from week commencing 21 May 2018 to week commencing 13 May 2019.

Please note: if you do not already have a garden waste bin at your property you will need to call 01733 747474 to arrange to have one delivered.

There is a one-off charge of £20 for an additional second brown bin, you can't pay for a second brown bin via direct debit.

General information

Collections are fortnightly on the same day as your green bin collection (collections will be monthly in December and January).

You can use the bin collection search tool (see right) to find out what day your brown bin will be collected.

If you do not wish to use the service, you can compost at home or take your garden waste to the Household Recycling Centre.

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