If you live in a house converted into flats, please seethe information related to houses above.
If you live in a blocks of flats you should have access to the following bins:
Communal recycling bins
Communal general rubbish bins
Communal food waste bins (most, but not all, will have these)
All the communal recycling bins have labels that clearly show what items goes in what bin.
We collect communal bins from blocks of flats every week.
Flats above shops
When you first move into your flat, you will receive an initial roll of clear recycling bags and a letter advising you where and when you need to place your recycling bags for collection. You will need to buy black sacks for general rubbish. We do not provide food waste caddy's for these properties.
incorrect rubbish is placed in the bin, bags or containers
bins, bags or containers have been put out on the wrong day
you put you bins out AFTER 7am on your day of collection
bins have been placed in the incorrect position.
We will put a tag on your recycling bin if it contains incorrect materials and we cannot empty it. It will be your responsibility to ensure that the wrong materials are removed before the next collection takes place.
If your bin has been missed for these reasons, you'll need to: