Garden waste collection service
Garden waste scheme at capacity in some areas
A chargeable* fortnightly garden waste collection service runs from February to the end of November.
Recycle bark, cut flowers, grass cuttings, hedge clippings, house plants, leaves, shrub prunings, twigs and small branches, untreated sawdust and wood shavings, and weeds.
Cost of garden waste collection
- A garden waste license costs £39 and is valid February - November 2018 inclusive. New customers will also need to buy a garden bin which costs £20 (in the first year you pay £59).
- All applications will be charged at the full license price (£39) no matter what time of year the subscription is made. (e.g. subscription made July 2018 will only cover months up to November 2018).
Sign up or renew your licence for 2018 collections
Please note that signing up and renewals for the garden waste scheme 2018 will be closing for this year at 5 pm, 31 July 2018. If you have not renewed for this year as yet and wish to renew please do so before 5 pm on the 31 July 2018. After that time and date renewals for the 2019 scheme will reopen in November 2018.
How the garden waste collection scheme works
Further information about our garden waste collection service.
Garden waste collection FAQs
Find answers to the questions you may have.
Terms and conditions for garden waste collections
Please take time to read these terms and conditions as they form part of our agreement with you.
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