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.

There will be changes to your refuse and recycling collection from Friday 3 April 2015.

Normal Collection day​ Revised collection day ​
Friday 3 April​ Saturday 4 April​
Monday 6 April​ Tuesday 7 April​
Tuesday 7 April Wednesday 8 April​
Wednesday 8 April Thursday 9 April ​
Thursday 9 April Friday 10 April​
Friday 10 April Saturday 11 April​

Please ensure you bins are out for collection on your revised collection day. Usual service will resume week beginning Monday 13 April. All collections will take place weather permitting.

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

View Recycle IN Lewisham in a larger map
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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