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, our operating hours remain unchanged.
You are still able to access services and information from the website 24/7 and via email and phone during operating hours.
For information and advice on coronavirus (COVID-19), and to volunteer to help in your community, please see our Coronavirus information page.
For information on our services, including waste collections, please see our Service update and information page
For information on businesses and business rates, please see our Business advice page
Garden Waste Bundled items
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|
|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.
Bundled larger items
If you have larger hedge trimmings, or branches these can be bundled together and presented for collection.
Logs or branches up to 7cm (3") in diameter and 1m (3') long will be accepted if tied together with twine
|No need to attach a sack|
|Maximum 2 bundles per collection|
If you have a large quantity of garden waste see:
|Bulky Waste collections|
What happens to you 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: