Garden waste collection

About the garden waste collection service

What is the Garden waste collection service?

We offer a fortnightly garden waste recycling service where you will receive 26 collections over a 12 month period.  

  • The garden waste collection service is available across the borough for an annual fee of £65.00 per bin (please note: the price is reviewed annually)
  • You can order as many garden waste bins as you need but each bin will be charged at the annual subscription fee
  • Garden waste is collected fortnightly
  • Once you have signed up and paid for your annual subscription you should receive your bin in the next 15 days  
  • Start using your bin as soon as you receive it, your subscription will start on the date of your first collection 
  • You can sign up and pay for the garden waste collection service online. Paying for the service means you agree to the terms and conditions
  • Your garden waste collection day will be confirmed after you have paid for the service
  • The garden waste is collected from your property and taken to be treated to turn into compost
  • Soil conditioner (made from the council's garden waste collections) is also available free of charge to residents at our reuse and recycling centre. Up to four bags at a time can be taken away. Bags and a spade need to be taken to site by residents.