Waste and recycling

​All you need to know about rubbish – when to put your bins out, where to go with your worn-out fridge, how to recycle used batteries and how to order a wheelie bin.

Waste and recycling collections will be one day late in the weeks beginning 4 May and 25 May. See bank holiday changes to waste and recycling collections.

Find out about everything you can put in your recycling bin

Find out the new items that you can now put into your recycling bin/box.

Large items, furniture, white goods and electricals

What to do with items that are not part of the kerbside collection.


 Map of recycling banks and facilities in Lewisham

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We understand how important having a good refuse and recycling service is to you and we are committed to weekly recycling and refuse collections to help achieve this. 

Read our Service Standards to find out our commitments to you and how we can work together.

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