A guide to your home waste 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


Order new bins, boxes and nets

Get replacements for lost or damaged bins and boxes

NOTE TO RESIDENTS: If you have ordered a container from us, we apologise for any current delay in delivery. We have been inundated with continued unprecedented levels of requests for new containers. Whilst we can normally flex our operation to cope with increased request levels, we do not typically experience heightened level of demand for this long a period of time. We have increased our man-power to get your container to you as soon as we possibly can. Thank you for bearing with us.


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


What goes in your bins and boxes

Find out what you should put in your different waste containers or watch this short video which summarises the basics


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.