Go Green

Going green helps us protect the environment from pollution. We’ve made green living in Bournemouth as easy as possible. You can live a more eco-friendly life by cutting down on your waste and carbon emissions. Help us do our part to look after the planet

Paris Pledge for Action

We have joined the Paris Pledge for Action. We support the global call for a credible, coherent signal that the Paris Agreement will be implemented and commitments met.

As a town that is striving to be recognised as a ‘Green Economy Leader’, we realize the dangers climate change. It threatens the ability of future generations to thrive in a peaceful and prosperous world.

We also realize that taking strong action to reduce emissions can deliver better growth and sustainable development. Our support for the Paris Pledge for Action affirms our strong commitment to a safe and stable climate in which temperature rise is limited to below 2 degrees Celsius. We urge local businesses, organisations and communities to show their support for strong action on climate change. Join the Paris Pledge for Action.

Waste minimisation

Information about waste minimisation and how we're able to help.

Home composting and water butts

Information and tips about home composting.

Get help to buy reusable nappies

Reusable nappies save you money and are better for the environment.