Waste and Recycling

Garden Waste Collection Service 2016/17

Please note Garden Waste Collections are suspended until week commencing 6th March 2017 if you currently subscribe to have your garden waste collected.  Your current licence is still valid until the end of March 2017 however please refer to the Collection Day Finder for further information.

 

Subscribe to the 2017/2018 Garden Waste Collection

The service will run from 1 April 2017 until 28 February 2018. Collections will continue to be suspended over the winter - from December to February. Households can join the scheme at any time during the year.

Please read the Terms & Conditions before clicking the button below to pay online using a debit or credit card and quoting the reference number on your letter. If you are a new subscriber or have not received a letter please call 01748 829100 to obtain your reference number and to make a payment.

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Pay Online

Once payment has been received, you will receive a confirmation letter and a licence within 21 days. The licence must be fixed to the handle of the green garden waste bin from 1st April 2017 using the cable tie provided - it indicates to the collection crew that you have paid for the service.

Only your address and the expiry date will appear on the licence. A licence is needed for each bin presented for collection. With no valid licence your bin will not be emptied. If you do not receive your licence within 21 days of making payment please contact us on 01748 829100.

Full details about the changes to the garden waste service can be found in the Information Flyer and Frequently Asked Questions document.

If you do not wish to subscribe to the service you can compost your garden waste at home or take your garden waste to your local civic amenity site.  For more information about home composting please visit http://www.letstalklessrubbish.com/  Subsidised home compost bins are available to purchase in conjunction with the York and North Yorkshire Waste Partnership.  Please click here for further details.
If you require any further information please contact us on 01748 829100.
 
 
 

Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
Mercury House
Station Road
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4JX

Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
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