What goes in the garden waste bin

(green bin)

Green-lidded bins are for your garden waste. If the item is not listed below please check the what goes in the brown bin, blue-lidded or black bin pages for further details.


We can't collect a bin if it has the wrong items in it. 

Yes please

  • ​Grass 

  • Leaves

  • Hedge clippings

  • Twigs

  • Plants and flowers

  • Weeds

No thanks

  • Plastic bags

  • Soil, stones, rubble, bricks or turf

  • Fencing, chipboard, MDF or treated wood

  • Animal waste

  • Cardboard

  • Textiles

  • Flower pots or trays

  • Large tree branches

  • Garden furniture

  • Japanese Knotweed

  • Recyclable materials