Find Out About Garden Waste And Apply

We take away and recycle your unwanted garden waste if you put it in a Garden Waste Bin

Garden waste 2019 collections in Bournemouth

If you live in Bournemouth you can apply and pay for garden waste collections using the APPLY button on this page.

If you live in Poole you need to register on the Services in Poole page

If you live in Christchurch you need to register with Dorset Council

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If you didn't sign up by January 11th, registrations remain open all year round, so you can still register.

  • If you register before the 11th of the month, you should receive your first collection the following month.
  • If you register after the 11th of the month you should receive your first collection the month after next.  

You need to register for garden waste collection every year. So, even if you have registered in previous years and already have a garden waste bin, you still need to sign up.

Collection schedule for garden waste

We collect garden waste every two weeks from 11th February 2019 to 13th December 2019. If registered by 11th January, each registered household receives 22 collections. We send a calendar to you before collections start, so you know which day your garden waste will be collected.  

Terms and conditions

Please read the terms and conditions to the Garden Waste scheme before registering. This is important information that you need to know before you sign up.

Garden waste collection charges

House or a block of four or less flats

You can pay for collection of one, two or three garden waste bins per house/flat. This will cost £43 for the collection of one garden waste bin, £60 for two and £80 for three.

Block of flats with five or more flats

The price will vary depending on what size shared bin your block needs and agreement from the managing agent or committee.

Other ways to recycle your garden waste