Welcome to the Council’s household waste management page
designed to inform you of the broad range of services we
For replacement bins please call us on 0300 123 4510 or email
Centre. There is a charge for replacement grey general
waste bins, for full details please see our Household Waste page.
Collection of household waste
Your household waste is collected and either disposed to
landfill or recycled, for full details of how our service operates
please visit our Area Waste
Strategy web page.
For further information on garden waste, missed bin collections
and special uplifts, visit our Household
waste - domestic bins web page.
Garden waste collections
Our Garden waste
collection service runs throughout the summer months.
Special uplifts of bulky household items or cardboard
Special requests for special uplifts of bulky items, cardboard,
white goods or additional material can be requested online or by calling 0300 123 4510.
Home composting information
For full information on home composting, please visit the
home composting page for Zero Waste Scotland.
Real nappies information
By the time a baby is potty trained, she/he could have worn
between 4,000 and 6,000 nappies. Using real (washable) nappies
rather than disposables can save hundreds of pounds in money, as
well as reducing the amount of rubbish going to landfill.
For further information view A
guide to using Real Nappies (pdf)