Reduced Services

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

You are invited to view and contribute to the The Mayor's Covid Record of Reflection

Essex move to Covid Tier 2 High: Message from Leader of the Council

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   Garden Waste Bins now £16

Garden Waste

Garden waste sack

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.

Online Shop

Recycle your Garden Waste in many ways:

Garden Waste is collected weekly all year around - Click item for more information

Brown wheeled bin Garden waste sack Bundled waste  Bulky waste collection Compost bin
Wheeled bin Sacks Bundled items Bulky Waste collections Home Composting


Brown wheeled bin

Wheeled bin subscription service

Now £16.50

A new customer/subscriber?

New subscription
Visit our Online Shop:

Already have a bin?

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Brown wheeled bin 2020/21 subscriptions end 31 March 2021
Brown wheeled bin New subscriptions NOW £16.50 per bin for the remainder of the subscription year
Brown wheeled bin Bins will be delivered within 28 days of subscription.*a
Brown wheeled bin Subscriptions run April to March, but can be taken up at any time during the year

What are the benefits of having a wheeled bin? 

Y No need to keep buying sacks
Y Price of one bin always cheaper than buying 6 rolls of sacks per year
Y Easier to use than sacks
Y Wheeled bin is more suitable for thorny and twiggy material
Y You subscribe to as many bins you want at the same price


Bin dimensions: H: 1070mm W: 580mm D: 740mm - Capacity: 240 litres

a*Terms & Conditions - click here [pdf] 159KB

Garden Waste Collection What waste is collected?

How to use your garden bin

How to use your Garden Bin [pdf] 2MB


No garden waste in black sacks

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 Rainham Landfill site in the method shown in this video: