What action can be taken if bins are not provided? Click to get info
Properties that do not have suitable bins may not be entitled to the council's refuse and recycling collection service.
Enforcement action may be taken under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 and / or other relevant legislation.
We will not empty any bin or receptacle other than those we have preapproved. Please refer to the planning guidance for clarification.
Ordering bins from the council Click to get info
Bulk refuse and recycling bins can be hired from the Council, please email email@example.com with details of your requirements. Prices will be confirmed upon request.
The council has a standard food waste housing unit and bin that will be provided to developers free of charge. Please refer to the planning guidance for clarification.
Wheeled bins must be ordered from the Council. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Food and Garden Waste - Brown 140ltr or 240ltr
Recycling - Green 140ltr or 240ltr
Refuse - Black 140ltr
Ordering bins independently Click to get info
Should you wish to purchase your own bins for your properties instead of getting them from the Council you will need to provide, maintain and replace them as necessary yourself to the council’s current specification regarding type, numbers and location. Please see the refuse and recycling guidance for advice on what specifications you need to adhere to.
Please email email@example.com for any questions regarding the purchase of your own bins. These will need to be approved to ensure that the bins adhere to current specifications.
Once your bins that you have purchased have arrived at your property please arrange a site visit with the Waste Team so that they can attend the site to schedule the bins for collection.