Order Bins

This page is for ordering Refuse and Recycling bins. To order a Garden Waste bin, please visit the Garden Waste page.

The size of the bins you can order at your property will depend on what you already have and your household size. See below the standard and maximum bin capacities based on household size:

People in the household Standard capacity - Free of charge Maximum capacity - Charge of £19.50 per bin
Up to 3 Medium 140 ltr Large 240 ltr
4-6 Large 240 ltr Large 240 ltrs and Medium 140 ltr
7+ Large 240 ltr and Medium 140 ltr 2x Large 240 ltr

If you require a change of bins, such as the replacement of a damaged bin, please do not complete this form. Contact our customer services team who will be able to assist.

Any households with bag collections and using bins to store waste should call Customer Services.

See below the full bin options for residents by household size:

0-3 Residents

Households of up to 3 permanent residents currently with a 140ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange for a 240ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Order an additional 140ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households up to 3 permanent residents currently with a 240ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange your 240ltr bin for 2 x 140ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you have

Households of up to 3 permanent residents currently with a 360ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Keep what you have
4-6 Residents

Households of 4-6 permanent residents will have a standard capacity of 240ltrs, with a maximum capacity of 380ltrs

Refuse and Recycling options:

Households of 4-6 permanent residents currently with a 140ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange for a 240ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Order an additional 140ltr OR 240ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 4-6 permanent residents currently with a 240ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Order an additional 140ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 4-6 permanent residents currently with two bins of the same type (refuse or recycling) totalling 280ltrs can:

  • Exchange one of your 140ltr bins for a 240ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 4-6 permanent residents currently with a 360ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange for a 240ltr and 140ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have
7+ Residents

Households of 7+ permanent residents will have a standard capacity of 380ltrs, with a maximum capacity of 480ltrs

Refuse and Recycling options

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a 140ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange for a 240ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Order an additional 140ltr OR 240ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Exchange your 140ltr bin for two 240ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a 240ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Order an additional 140ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Order an additional 240ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with two bins of the same type (refuse or recycling) totalling 280ltrs can:

  • Exchange one of your 140ltr bins for a 240ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Exchange your two 140ltr bins for two 240ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep both 140ltr bins and add an additional 140ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a 360ltr refuse and/or recycling bin can:

  • Exchange your 360ltr bin for a 140ltr AND a 240ltr bin FREE OF CHARGE
  • Exchange your 360ltr bin for two 240ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a capacity totalling 380ltrs (of the same type of bins) can:

  • Exchange your 140ltr bin for a 240ltr bin for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a capacity totalling 420ltrs (of the same type of bin) can:

  • Exchange all three 140ltr bins for two 240ltr bins for a one-off cost
  • Keep what you currently have

Households of 7+ permanent residents currently with a capacity of 480ltrs or more (of the same type of bin):

  • You have the maximum possible capacity available and are unable to order any additional bins. There will be no annual charge for your bins
Last updated 4 November 2019
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