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
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
The 2020/21 subscription season ends 31 March 2021 - bins not displaying the new 2021/22 permit will not emptied after this date.
You can now resubscribe for the 2021/22 season
New subscriptions - NOW AVAILABLE
|New subscriptions only £34|
|2021/22 subscriptions end 31 March 2022|
|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 Rainham Landfill site in the method shown in this video: