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Garden waste collection

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Save time, money and mess with our popular fortnightly garden waste collection.

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Prices

  • A 240-litre wheelie bin in 2015/16 costs £41*
  • For households unable to use wheelie bins, a year's supply of compostable sacks costs £31

Start dates

There are two start dates each year in April and September. Your bin will be delivered in time for your collections to start.

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Collections start
1 August28 FebruaryApril
1 March31 JulySeptember

 

* If you are due to start using the new Recycle for Dorset collection service in July 2015, you need to pay by 28 February (opens in a new window) for a garden waste collection starting in July. You will pay £29 now and the full price on your first renewal in February 2016.

Pay by Direct Debit - you could win an iPad

If you set up an annual payment by Direct Debit, your service will renew automatically. We will also enter you into a draw to win an iPad.

If you make a one-off payment, you need to renew and pay by the date above.

What can I put in my garden waste bin?

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  • Hedge cuttings
  • Grass cuttings
  • Twigs and small branches
  • Plants
  • Cut flowers
  • Leaves
  • Small amounts of home-grown
    fruit and vegetables

You can still compost your garden waste at home or take it to a household recycling centre free of charge.

The garden waste we collect is recycled to produce compost.

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