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
Garden Waste Sacks
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|
|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.
Garden Waste sack
If you do not wish to subscribe to our yearly wheeled bin collection service you will need to purchase the official Castle Point Borough Council specified garden waste sacks - garden waste sacks purchased from other outlets will not be collected.
|Sacks guaranteed to last up to 3 weeks while full|
|Handles for easier tying|
|Sacks are £6 per roll of 20|
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: