Recycling and waste changes: Guides and information

Information and guidance about your new kerbside collections service and recycling containers.

We will deliver your new containers between 23 February and 17 May 2024. You will receive an information pack along with your new containers which will be in the top box. This will explain the changes in more detail, what goes where and how you should present your containers on your collection day.

Find out when we are delivering your new recycling containers for you to use from Monday 3 June 2024.

Information packs

Services and information

What's changing?

Find out more about the changes to your recycling and waste collections.

What goes where?

Find out what items you can recycle and which container to use.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about changes to recycling and waste collections.

Introducing the Trolibocs

We will collect your separated dry recycling every week. Find out more about the Trolibocs system.

Non-recyclable waste collections

From June 2024, we will collect your non-recyclable waste every 4 weeks from your 240-litre blue or black wheelie bin (or every week from your black reusable bag / pink sack).

Textiles collections

A new, 4-weekly collections service for your clothes and textiles, provided by our partner Co-Options Social Enterprise.

Small electrical items and household batteries

We will recycle your small electrical items and collect your used household batteries every week.

Absorbent Hygiene Products (AHP) collections service

From June 2024, we're introducing a free, countywide collections service for your absorbent hygiene products, including disposable nappies and other AHPs.

Related pages

Bin collection dates