Rubbish and recycling : COVID-19 service update

Service update

Bin collections

Bin and food caddy collections continue as normal. We will notify you of any changes to collections. 

Christmas collections

There will be no bin collections on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. The Friday collections will move to the Mondays before.

Bins due Friday 25 December will be collected Monday 21 December

Bins due Friday 1 January will be collected Monday 28 December

After this the Friday collections are back to normal.

There are no green bin collections for the weeks commencing 21 and 28 December. Real Christmas trees will be collected with the green bins in the New Year.


Double-bag it

We are highlighting current Government advice to those with Coronavirus symptoms to separate tissues and cleaning cloths, double-bag them in tied plastic bags, and leave them aside for 72 hours before placing the bags in the black bin.


Bulky waste collections

This service is operating as normal.


Farthinghoe Recycling Centre

Re-opened from Monday 1 June and open as normal after 5 November.


Northamptonshire County Council Household Waste Recycling Centres

Please see the County Council website for opening times.