© South Ribble Borough Council 2019


South Ribble Christmas and New Year Bin Collections 2019/20

All waste collections - refuse and dry recycling - will be as usual over the Christmas period, apart from there will be no collection on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Alternative collection dates are:

Grey bin collection due:

Christmas Day:  new day - Monday 23 December

Boxing Day:        new day - Tuesday 24 December

New Years Day: new day - Monday 30 December

Recycling collection due:

Christmas Day:  new day - Wednesday 8 January

Boxing Day:        new day - Thursday 9 January

New Years Day: new day - Wednesday 15 January

The Information is also on the waste collection calendars that were delivered in November.

Green waste – The last garden waste collection for 2019 is Friday 14 December and the service will recommence on Monday 27 January.

Each customer will miss 3 collections. This suspension is in line with the terms and conditions of the garden waste collection service with a minimum of 22 collections per year.

Christmas Tree Disposal – there will be no separate collection of Christmas trees. Residents subscribing to the garden waste collection scheme can dispose of them via their brown bin (cut to size to fit in the bin) or they can be taken to the Household Waste Recycling Centre on Flensburg Way.