Download your Recycling Calendar

Download Your Recycling Calendar

Download your recycling calendar. You can also download audio versions

Download your recycling calendar. You can also download audio versions

Download your Recycling Calendar

Download your recycling calendar. You can also download audio versions

Check your next Collection Day

Check my Collection Day

Blue week? Green week? Check your collection day for your recycling and rubbish collect...

Blue week? Green week? Check your collection day for your recycling...

Check your next Collection Day

Blue week? Green week? Check your collection day for your recycling and rubbish collections and find handy information on where to get recycling containers, your Zone Team & more.

Recycling Bags & Container Stockists

Recycling Bags & Container Stockists

Check where you can collect new recycling containers or clear bags near you. Please no...

Check where you can collect new recycling containers or clear bags ...

Recycling Bags & Container Stockists

Check where you can collect new recycling containers or clear bags near you. Please note that this is not geographical to your address, this is a list of stockists in your Zone.

Stockists of Food Caddy Liners

Stockists of Food Caddy Liners

Check stockists of bin liners for your food waste caddies. Please note that this is no...

Check stockists of bin liners for your food waste caddies. Please ...

Stockists of Food Caddy Liners

Check stockists of bin liners for your food waste caddies. Please note that this is not geographical to your address, this is a list of stockists that are in your Zone.

Recycling Centres & Opening Times

Recycling Centres & Opening Times

Check Essex County Council's opening times for their Recycling Centres in Shrub End & W...

Check Essex County Council's opening times for their Recycling Cent...

Find details of Recycling Centres and their opening times.

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Recycling Centres & Opening Times

Check Essex County Council's opening times for their Recycling Centres in Shrub End & West Mersea along with useful information on what not to bring and vehicle & site restrictions.

Recycling Banks

Recycling Banks

Check where Recycling Banks are in your area. Please note that this is not geographical...

Check where Recycling Banks are in your area. Please note that this...

Recycling Banks

Check where Recycling Banks are in your area. Please note that this is not geographical to your address, these are all the Recycling Banks in your Zone.

Am I in a Wheelie Bin Area?

Am I in a Wheelie Bin Area?

If you are new to the area and need to know whether we will be collecting your rubbish ...

If you are new to the area and need to know whether we will be coll...

Am I in a Wheelie Bin Area?

If you are new to the area and need to know whether we will be collecting your rubbish from wheelie bins, you can find out here.

What Can I Recycle?

What Can I Recycle?

Ever wondered what you can and cannot recycle? We have tried to list as much as we can.

Ever wondered what you can and cannot recycle? We have tried to lis...

Helping you find out about all the things you can and cannot put out with your recycling and rubbish.

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What Can I Recycle?

Ever wondered what you can and cannot recycle? We have tried to list as much as we can.

Saturday Freighter Service

Saturday Freighter Service

Saturday Freighter Service is being renamed to Household Items Drop-Off Service. You ca...

Saturday Freighter Service is being renamed to Household Items Drop...

Saturday Freighter Service

Saturday Freighter Service is being renamed to Household Items Drop-Off Service. You can still drop off small loads of household items for us to take away.

Apply for Assisted Collection

Assisted collections application

Apply for help with your recycling and rubbish collections.

Apply for help with your recycling and rubbish collections.

Apply for Assisted Collection

Apply for help with your recycling and rubbish collections.

Rubbish Limit Exemption

Waste limit exemption

We are limiting households to three black bags of household rubbish every fortnight. Ap...

We are limiting households to three black bags of household rubbish...

Rubbish Limit Exemption

We are limiting households to three black bags of household rubbish every fortnight. Apply for an exemption if you think that you will exceed the 3 bag limit.

Pay for a Special Collection

Pay for a Special Collection

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid of such as items of...

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid...

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Pay for a Special Collection

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid of such as items of furniture, fridges and other electrical goods.

Download a Voucher for Free White Garden Sacks

Download a Voucher for Free White Garden Sacks

Download a voucher to get free white garden sacks at your local stockist.

Download a voucher to get free white garden sacks at your local sto...

Download a Voucher for Free White Garden Sacks

Download a voucher to get free white garden sacks at your local stockist.

Report a Missed Collection

Missed bins

If we have missed a collection of your rubbish or recycling and it was out from 7am on ...

If we have missed a collection of your rubbish or recycling and it ...

Report a Missed Collection

If we have missed a collection of your rubbish or recycling and it was out from 7am on your collection day, you can report it to us here up to 48 hours after it was missed. We will collect any missed collections within 2 working days.

Order recycling containers for assisted collections

Order recycling containers for assisted collections

If you have an assisted collection you can order recycling and rubbish containers and h...

If you have an assisted collection you can order recycling and rubb...

Order recycling containers for assisted collections

If you have an assisted collection you can order recycling and rubbish containers and have them delivered to your door.

Opt out of having a garden wheelie bin

Opt out of having a garden wheelie bin

If you are in a wheelie bin area you can opt out of having a garden bin. Please note th...

If you are in a wheelie bin area you can opt out of having a garden...

Opt out of having a garden wheelie bin

If you are in a wheelie bin area you can opt out of having a garden bin. Please note that if you do this you will not receive a garden waste collection.

Report a Missed Trade Waste Collection

Trade Waste - Missed Bins

If your business' rubbish or recycling collection has been missed, report it here and w...

If your business' rubbish or recycling collection has been missed, ...

Continue to report your missed collection.

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Report a Missed Trade Waste Collection

If your business' rubbish or recycling collection has been missed, report it here and we will come back to collect it.

Order Wheelie Bins

Order Wheelie Bins

Order 180 litre black and brown wheelie bins for general household rubbish and garden w...

Order 180 litre black and brown wheelie bins for general household ...

Order Wheelie Bins

Order 180 litre black and brown wheelie bins for general household rubbish and garden waste.

Book a Special Collection

Book a Special Collection

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid of such as items of...

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid...

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Book a Special Collection

Book a collection of household items that you would like to get rid of such as items of furniture, fridges and other electrical goods.

Other things you can

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For temporary notices up to 0.6 square metres as well as other small notices going up outside your property. It is advised that you check the advice on the Planning Portal before you proceed.

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Appeal a benefit award decision (Reconsideration form)

If you do not agree with a decision we have made regarding your benefit award, please complete this form.

Appeal a benefit award decision (Reconsideration form)

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If you do not agree with a decision w...