Which bin do I use?

A blue lidded wheeled bin, green wheeled bin and grey wheeled bin and a green kerbside caddyWe offer a range of collection services to households throughout the borough.

Each household is provided with one grey bin, one blue-lidded bin, one green-lidded bin, one kitchen caddy and one kerbside caddy. We will collect your grey and blue-lidded bins on an alternate weekly basis, your kerbside caddy on a weekly basis and your green-lidded bin fortnightly between March and November.

When are my bins collected?

Check your collection day

If you do not already have a waste collection calendar, email r4d@dacorum.gov.uk and we will email or send you a copy in the post.

Please ensure that the correct bins are placed on the boundary of your property by 6.45am on the day of collection.

Missed bin collections

Report a missed bin collection.

New/replacement bins

Request new or replacement bins.

More information

Please see our  Recycle for Dacorum service leaflet (PDF 5MB), which contains information on what can and cannot be recycled in the bins.

To find out more about what happens to your waste once it has been collected, visit our What happens to my recycling? page. And for top recycling tips, visit our Green 2017 page.

Warning signWe will be collecting bins from roads where it is safe to do so. Please leave your bins out for collection. If your bins have not yet been collected, leave them on the boundary of your property and we will collect them as soon as conditions allow. ×