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Garden organics bin

Your garden organics bin has a green lid and is emptied every second week (on the opposite week to your recycling bin).

If you’re unsure which week your garden organics bin is emptied, use our search tool to check. Or you can get a free Waste and Recycling Collection Calendar from us by:

What goes in your garden organics bin

Items you can include: Don't include these items:
Yes Garden prunings No Animal droppings
Yes Grass clippings No Food, fruit and vegetable waste
Yes Flowers No Garden tools or plant pots
Yes Leaves and bark No Nappies
Yes Small branches (less than 15cm in diameter) No Needles
Yes Weeds No Plastic bags
  No Soil, stones, bricks or concrete
  No Stumps, large branches or treated timber
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