We are sorry for the issues some residents are experiencing with their waste collections. Report a missed bin here.

New or replacement bins

Request a new or replacement bin for your property

There could be a variety of reasons why you require a new or replacement bin for your property ranging from:

  • your bin has been stolen whilst on your property
  • you have moved into the property and the bin/s were missing on arrival
  • it has been damaged or lost on your designated collection day
  • it has been subject to vandalism
  • general wear and tear

Depending on the reason for the request for a new or replacement bin there may be a charge that will need to be paid at the time of the request before the item will be arranged for delivery. Please note that delivery can take up to 28 working days once form submitted and payment made. Charges are as follows:

Individual properties

TypeBin descriptionCost
Green lid bin180 litre household waste bin (green lid) for refuse£51.40
Purple lid bin           240 litre recycling bin (purple lid) for dry recycling£49.30
Purple box55 litre recycling box (purple) for dry recycling£15
Black box55 litre recycling box (black) for paper & card recycling£15
Green caddy23 litre external kerbside caddy (green) for food waste£15
Grey caddy5 litre internal kitchen caddy (grey) for food waste£10
Launch packLaunch pack (includes a refuse and recycling bin, a black box, a kerbside caddy and a kitchen caddy)£100
Brown lid bin180 litre garden waste bin (brown lid) This fee is for the purchase of a new bin only. You will also need to be subscribed to the garden waste scheme for collections to take place if not already£30.70

Please note that the recycling boxes do not come with lids.

Communal properties

If you share your bins with other properties then you will need to speak to your landlord and/or managing agent and ask them to contact us to discuss any new or replacement bins for the site as there will be charges to supply or replace these.

Property Developer

If you are a property developer and require bins for your new development then please visit bin request for property developer

What you need to do

  • log into your MyAccount (or create an account if you don't already have one) to complete the form. MyAccount is an easier and quicker way to interact with us and is available 24/7. For information about MyAccount visit the find out more page (opens in new window)
  • select the reason why you require a new or replacement bin
  • select which bin/s you require and pay any relevant costs applicable

If your bin was damaged on collection day you will be able to upload a photo as evidence. 

What happens next

Once the form and any appropriate payment has been made and submitted then the requested item/s will be delivered to the property within 28 working days. Please note that the Waste Team may need to contact you if they have any queries regarding your request.

To request a new or replacement bin please use the following form

If you require any additional bins (as you have a large family or have extra recycling each collection day) visit request an additional bin 

If you require an additional refuse bin due to a medical reason visit clinical waste collections

To find out more about the council's recycling and waste scheme visit what you can recycle from home

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