Your black bin is for general household waste only. Please try to recycle as much as you can. More information can be found in our
A to Z of reusing, recycling and waste disposal.
Please do not put items in your bin that are hazardous, too large or heavy, for example:
- Gas bottles
- Motor vehicle parts
- Soil or large branches
- Commercial waste
- Hazardous waste such as batteries, low energy light bulbs or paint
- Syringes or needles
Your bin may not be collected if it contains any of these items.
Your household waste must be contained within your bin with the lid closed. If you leave excess waste on top of, or near your black bin, we will not collect it.
Bag collection service
If we collect bags from you, please remember that
three is the maximum number of bags on a collection.