Reduced Services

Christmas and new Year closure

Christmas treeThe Council offices will be closed from 4.45pm Friday 21 December 2018 and will re-open at 8.45am on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.

Emergency calls may be made throughout the holiday period on 01268 758357

Castle Point Borough Council wishes all its residents a Merry Christmas and good wishes for the forthcoming year.

Updated: 5 December 2018

Trade/Business Waste

Trade Waste includes any type of waste that can not be classified as coming from a domestic property. Waste collections from Trade premises are not included in the normal rate charges but are charged separately.

Your responsibilities

  1. keep waste to a minimum by doing everything you reasonably can to prevent, reuse, recycle or recover waste (in that order)
  2. sort and store waste safely and securely
  3. complete a waste transfer note for each load of waste that leaves your premises
  4. check if your waste carrier is registered to dispose of waste
  5. not allow the waste carrier to dispose of your waste illegally
  6. You have extra responsibilities if you’re dealing with hazardous waste.

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Duty of Care

It is law for each Trade premise to have a signed Duty of Care. This proves that waste is disposed of in a responsible manner. 


Our Trade Waste

Refuse Bin


Castle Point Borough Council offer a Trade Waste collection service Council can deal with a range of amounts of waste produced.

From individual sack collections to 1100 litre bins.

We will be able to help calculate your requirements.


Contact us

Download our full Terms & Conditions here:

Trade Waste Agreement T&C's 2018[pdf] 239KB


Trade Waste Recycling

At the present time Castle Point Borough Council do not offer any recycling collections to Trade customers.