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The current garden waste service year ends on 8 November. To continue to receive collections after that date, in the next service year which runs until 7 November 2021, residents need to renew their permit or sign up for one by 2pm on 9 September. Registration opens from 10am on Thursday 30 July.

Important - The current service year for fortnightly brown bin collections was due to end on 4 October but the Council are extending current permits to make up for the service being temporarily suspended in springtime due to the crisis. The crisis also means that the Council are encouraging residents to register online and they have now made this easier by making the use of MyGov optional.

Unfortunately, you’re not able to pay in person at locality offices this year as they are being used as community resilience centres for the crisis, but you can also pay over the phone. The charge will remain at £25.

Once paid, the Council will send you a new garden waste calendar and a permit sticker between 23 October and 4 November. There will be another opportunity to sign up to the new service year, but the payment will remain at £25 and permits will be valid until 7 November 2021.