If you already have a GREENbin and want to change anything or cancel the service, tell us now: GREENbin changes form.
If you already have a GREENbin, you will receive a renewal invoice for the coming year in February. If you joined the service in July 2011 or later you will receive your renewal invoice a year on from your original application or last renewal.
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For answers to questions about the service, such as what can I put in my GREENbin? or why has my GREENbin not been collected?, please visit our GREENbin Frequently Asked Questions page.
The GREENbin service is an optional, chargeable wheeled bin service where your garden waste is collected from your household every two weeks for nine months of the year. The service runs from March to November.
The current charge for a GREENbin is £50, which covers the cost of running the service. If you join part way through the GREENbin season you will still be charged £50, but you will not be asked to pay again for a year. We recommend payment by direct debit. Paying this way is easy and keeps running costs of the service down.
Payment in full or a Direct Debit application must be received before we deliver a GREENbin to you.
We will deliver to you a large green wheeled bin with a volume of 240 litres. Collections are made fortnightly from your property for nine months of the year (from March to November). This may not be on the same day as your refuse and recycling collections. Click to view GREENbin collection days for your area.
You can apply online at any time. Once you have submitted the form and either paid your invoice or completed a direct debit request, we will deliver a bin and information pack including a collection calendar to you.
In the GREENbin you can put loose grass cuttings, hedge trimmings, leaves, twigs and small branches, plant prunings and weeds, but not fruit or vegetables. For a full list, please download a What Can I Put in My GREENbin? leaflet here.
Yes you can. Sharing a bin is a good idea if you don’t produce much garden waste. The bin must be registered with only one resident for payment purposes, and will be emptied from their address.
When do I receive the GREENbin?
We aim to deliver your bin(s) within two weeks of receiving your Direct Debit form or other method of payment. However, please note that due to demand during peak times delivery times may exceed this. The renewal date when your next invoice is sent out will be set on the day your bin is delivered to take into account any delay.
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