Christmas bins, recycling and tree collection dates

Christmas tree collection, and bins and recycling collection dates over Christmas and the New Year.

Changes to collection dates

No collections will take place on Monday 25 December, Tuesday 26 December or Monday 1 January.

This means collection dates between 25 December and 15 January will be on a different day to your usual collection day.

Online collection day finder

You can also check your collection days online to find out when your bins or boxes will be collected.

Bin collection day finder

Christmas tree collections

We'll collect your Christmas tree in January on one day only.

To find out when we'll collect your Christmas tree, search on the collection day finder and download the collection calendar for your property.

Put the tree out on the day itself, not before. Only real trees please.


You can put your Christmas cards in your green recycling box.

Wrapping paper

We can't recycle wrapping paper as most of it is foil or plastic backed.

Fairy lights

You can recycle fairy lights by putting them in a bag next to your black box. You can do this with all small electrical devices.


You can recycle batteries by putting them in your black box.