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 Sacks
If you require garden/food sacks please call 01268 882200 for delivery (std charges apply) - we can also deliver pink sacks.
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: