Household Waste and Recycling

Green Garden Waste

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Garden Waste Collection Subscription Service

Garden waste can now be collected from the household using a fortnightly kerbside bin or hessian sack service.

The annual subscription will operate from April 1 to March 31 each year.

Subscriptions

The fortnightly kerbside garden waste collection service gives you the option of selecting either:

  • 1 x Large 240 litre green wheeled bin with a brown lid.
  • 3 x Re-usable garden waste sacks (green)

 

The annual subscription includes the free collection of real (live) Christmas trees in the month of January 2018. Artificial Christmas trees will not be collected.

Terms and Conditions can be viewed here. (PDF, 172 KB, 2 pages).

Regular Subscription

  • 1 year (through to 31 March 2019) = £60.
  • 2 Year (through to 31 March 2020) = £120.
  • 3 Year (through to 31 March 2021) = £180.

 

Application process

  • Complete the online application form.
  • You will need to have set up a 'My Account' with the council’s web site to apply online. To set up a 'My Account'.
  • All applications will require an email address and a payment card (credit or debit).
  • If you cannot complete the form online you can call the council’s contact centre - waste services team on 01983 823777.  

 

Renewal

There will be no automatic renewal alerts for this service, you are responsible for renewing your annual subscription prior to the 1 April in the year that the subscription runs out. If your subscription is not renewed the bin / sacks will be removed.

Green Waste Collection Days

Green Garden Waste will continue to be collected on Recycling Week* but not necessarily on the same day as your household recycling collection. Please look the table below to see which day Garden Waste will be collected in your area.

*Customers who are serviced by the Rural round will have their garden waste collected on their refuse week.

 

 

Recycling Week East

Recycling Week West

 Day

Town 

Town

 Monday

Binstead (Until w/c 3 September 2018, when

Binstead collection will change to a Thursday)
Havenstreet
Ryde

Cowes
Gurnard
Northwood

 Tuesday

Bembridge
Nettlestone
Seaview
St Helens

Brighstone
Brook
Calbourne
Chillerton
Gatcombe
Godshill
Newbridge
Porchfield
Shalfleet
Thorley
Wellow 

 Wednesday

Arreton
Brading
Lake
Newchurch
Sandown

Freshwater
Totland
Totland Bay
Yarmouth

 Thursday

Rookley
Shanklin

From w/c 3 September 2018, Binstead garden

waste collection will be on a Thursday

Chale
Niton
Shorwell
St Lawrence
Ventnor
Whitwell
Wroxall

 Friday

East Cowes
Wootton

Carisbrooke
Newport