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No longer need a bin or bag?

Unwanted recycling or refuse containers

We will take away any of the containers below:

  • Refuse wheeled bin
  • Garden waste wheeled bin - If you arrange collection of your garden waste bin, we will cancel/amend your service as necessary. There are no part-year refunds for this
  • Recycling wheeled bin

Please note you can keep your unwanted containers if you wish. Unwanted bags can be placed in your refuse bin.

To arrange a collection, tell us:

  • Which container you want taking away
  • Reason for collection
  • Collection address
  • Your contact details

Arrange a collection

You can also arrange a collection by phone: 01455 238141.

Collection time-scale

We aim to collect containers from your boundary within five working days.


Unwanted containers are collected free of charge. There is no refund or reduction in service charges or council tax if you no longer want to take part in our recycling, refuse or garden waste service(s).

For further information on our terms and conditions, please refer to our wheeled bin and container policy (PDF)

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Last updated: 17/04/2023 10:14