Check what you can put out

Black bags

Put any non-recyclable rubbish in black bags. If you live in a wheelie bin collection area, place the rubbish sacks within the bin ensuring that the lid is firmly shut.

Unless you have a rubbish limit exemption, you can put out a maximum of 3 x 60 litre black bags or a 180 Litre wheelie bin.

If you have a wheelie bin, put your black bags inside and make sure the lid is firmly shut.

Items we collect:

  • Nappies, incontinence pads, catheter/stomach bags and sanitary waste
  • Plastic film and polystyrene
  • Pet litter
  • Knives, broken glass or sharp objects (wrapped in newspaper or cardboard with warning label on)
  • Biodegradable face wipes

Items we do not collect

  • Clinical and hazardous waste including infectious medical items, needles, granular or powder pesticides, liquid pesticides or asbestos
  • Recycling materials
  • Garden waste
  • Commercial waste
  • Hot ashes
  • Electrical and electronic items
  • Batteries
  • Beverage cartons (juices and dairy products for example) 
  • Liquid waste including oil and paint
  • Large bulky household items including fridges, freezers, beds, televisions and cabinets
  • Vapes/E-Cigarettes'

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