Garden Waste

How to recycle

1. Collect your garden waste for recycling and put it in your brown bin.

2. Materials will be collected from the kerbside and taken to a composting facility.

3. These materials are then shredded and laid out in windrows; after 14 weeks compost is produced.

What to Recycle

Yes in your brown bin

  • Grass cuttings
  • Hedge clippings
  • Leaves
  • Plants, weeds & flowers
  • Twigs & small branches
  • Shrub prunings


  • Kitchen waste or food scraps
  • Soil, turf or wood
  • Plant pots or polystyrene
  • Stones, bricks or rubble
  • Animal faeces or bedding
  • Any plastic or compostable packaging or bags