Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
In line with social distancing advice and to protect residents and staff the Council has taken the decision to close the Council offices to the public until further notice.
Whilst the offices are closed to visitors, you are still able to access services and information from this website 24/7.
Information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to access Council Services during this period can be found on our Coronavirus information page
We ask that all residents #StayHomeSaveLives – see a Message from the Leader of the Council
If you require garden/food sacks please visit our online shop for delivery (std charges apply) - we can also deliver pink sacks.
If you want to order a garden waste bin, this can be done online see below.
Recycle your Garden Waste in many ways:
Garden Waste is collected weekly all year around - Click item for more information
|Wheeled bin||Sacks||Bundled items||Bulky Waste collections||Home Composting|
Wheeled bin subscription service
A new customer/subscriber?
Already have a bin?
|2020/21 subscriptions now available (subscription ends 31 March 2021)|
|New subscriptions and resubscriptions £33 per bin per year|
|Bins will be delivered within 28 days of subscription.*a|
|Subscriptions run April to March, but can be taken up at any time during the year|
|No need to keep buying sacks|
|Price of one bin always cheaper than buying 6 rolls of sacks per year|
|Easier to use than sacks|
|Wheeled bin is more suitable for thorny and twiggy material|
|You subscribe to as many bins you want at the same price|
Bin dimensions: H: 1070mm W: 580mm D: 740mm - Capacity: 240 litres
|What waste is collected?|
Garden Waste presented in Black Sacks will not be collected
Only Castle Point Borough Council brown bins, Council specified garden waste sacks, or bundled waste will be collected.
What happens to your Garden Waste?
Castle Point's garden waste is processed at a composting site adjacent to Pitsea Landfill site in the method shown in this video: