Christmas And New Year Bin Collections
Check rubbish, food and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year
There will be no rubbish, food or recycling collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day
- Catch-up collections are scheduled to include three Saturdays: 22 and 29 December and 5 January.
- Please check the table below to find out when your bin will be collected - in some cases this will be BEFORE your usual collection date.
Collection schedule over the festive period
|If your normal collection should be on:||Your collection date will change to:|
|Monday 24 December
||Saturday 22 December
|Tuesday 25 December
||Monday 24 December
|Wednesday 26 December
||Thursday 27 December
|Thursday 27 December
||Friday 28 December
|Friday 28 December
||Saturday 29 December
|Monday 31 December
||Monday 31 December (no change)
|Tuesday 1 January
||Wednesday 2 January
|Wednesday 2 January
||Thursday 3 January
|Thursday 3 January
||Friday 4 January
|Friday 4 January
||Saturday 5 January
Can be taken to Millhams Community Recycling Centre or Christchurch Recycling Centre. Both sites are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
Will be collected if you place it next to your recycling bin in a cardboard box. Or you can use a recycling sack, available from Bournemouth libraries.
Local charity Diverse Abilities will collect your Christmas tree in some areas, for a small donation Check if they are collecting in your area and arrange collection