Bins and recycling

Quick links to the household waste collection services that can be arranged through Bristol City Council.


Quick links for home collection services

These links direct you through to the details of bin and recycling services as listed on the Bristol City Council site.

Bins and recycling collection dates

See when the next waste collection from your home will be.

What goes in your bins and boxes

Find out what you should put in your different waste containers or read more here.

Order new bins, boxes and lids

Get replacements for lost or damaged bins and boxes.

Order grey refuse bags

Only applicable to residents who live directly on Stapleton Road.

Missed bin or recycling collection

Tell us if we didn’t pick up your waste when you expected us to.

Bulky household item collection

Get us to pick up things that are too big for normal waste collection.

Tips and recycling centres

You can get rid of large household items at your nearest recycling centre.

Green garden waste and composting

Set up a regular collection of compost or waste from your garden.

Clinical household waste (sharps)

Arrange one-off or regular collections of clinical waste.

Recycling in flats: mini recycling centres

See what you can recycle if you live in a flat or house of multiple occupancy.


If you need help putting bins or boxes out, please call Bristol City Council on 0117 922 2100