Garden waste bin

Garden waste bin

How to order a new or replacement garden waste bin and set up regular garden waste collections.

Get a new bin

We charge £21 for a 240 litre bin and £32 annual service charge.

If you get income support, pension credits, housing or council tax benefits it's £10 for a bin and £18 annual service charge.

You are responsible for your bin’s security and any repairs. We only collect Bristol City Council bins and may not if they are damaged.

Garden waste bin collection dates

Garden waste collections are every two weeks.

You’ll be notified of your collection date when you sign up to the collection service.

The collection date will also be on the collection day finder when you’re paying for the service.

Direct debit

You get a £3 discount off the annual service charge for paying by Direct Debit.

Get a new bin and set up regular collections

Garden waste and bin direct debit form (pdf, 100KB) (opens new window)

Set up regular collections if you already have a bin

Garden waste collection only direct debit form (pdf, 64KB) (opens new window)

By phone

Call 0117 922 2100 to:

  • order a new bin
  • set up a new collection

You can pay by credit or debit card.

It's not possible to do direct debit over the phone.

Get a replacement

To order a replacement bin call 0117 922 2100.

A replacement bin costs £21 or £10 if you get income support, pension credits, housing or council tax benefits.

Change of address, cancel service, remove unwanted garden wheelie bin

Change of address

You can transfer the service to your new address if you move within Bristol boundaries. If not, you can cancel the service.

You can take the wheelie bin to your new address or leave it for the new residents who will need to subscribe to continue having the garden waste collected.

Cancel

You can cancel the garden waste service if you no longer require that service.

There’s no refund if you cancel your service within the subscription period.

Removal

If the garden wheelie bin is no longer required it can be removed as long as it is empty.

If you want to your garden wheelie bin removed contact us.