Christmas and New Year opening times

There will be some changes to bin collection days and opening times of the South Northamptonshire Council offices over the Christmas and New Year period.

Published: Tuesday, 20th November 2018

Our offices at The Forum will close at 5:15pm on Friday 21 December 2018 and will re-open on Thursday 27 December 2018 at 9:00am.

The office will also be closed on New Year's Day, Tuesday 1 January 2019.

Bin collections over Christmas and New Year

There will be no collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day. These collections will change as follows:

  • Collections due Christmas Day will be on Saturday 22 December
  • Collections due Boxing Day will be on Monday 24 December
  • Collections Due on New Year’s Day will be on Saturday 29 December

There will be no green bin collections for the weeks commencing 24 and 31 December.

Real Christmas trees (without decorations) will be collected with the green bins in January.

Recycling centres

Please see the Northamptonshire County Council Towcester waste and recycling centre page for opening times.


Please check the Library Plus website for the Library opening hours.