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COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

This is affecting us all at work and at home. We’re working hard to keep services running and focusing on the most critical. This means some services may be affected. For help, call 08085 834333.

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Rubbish and recycling

Environment and waste

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Bin collections

In the light of the challenges raised by Coronavirus, our waste and recycling service are working hard to ensure the service continues with minimal disruption.

So, if you have had your bin collection missed, please leave it out. Our crews will be returning to pick them up throughout the week and into the weekend. Thank you for your patience.

Recycling and Reuse Centre (the tip)

Access to the site is by booking only. Visitors arriving without a pre-booking will not be permitted access. Find out more and book your visit.

Find your bin collection day


Type a partial or whole road name. E.g. Earl or Earl Street.

Bin tags

If you have a tag on your bin it will explain why we couldn't empty your bin.

Missed bin collections

How to report a missed bin collection.

Disposal of large or bulky items

Find out how we're working with Emmaus to collect bulky household waste, for a small charge.

Reuse and recycle

Coventry's waste statistics and how you can help.

Blue-lidded (recycling) bin

Your blue recycling bin is collected fortnightly.

Green-lidded (rubbish) bin

For all rubbish that cannot be recycled or composted.

Brown-lidded (garden waste) bin

Your garden waste bin is collected fortnightly.

A-Z of waste and recycling

Find out whether to reuse, dispose or recycle your waste.

Food caddy

How to use your food caddy.

Fly tipping

How to report flytipping in Coventry.

Litter bins

Information about the litter bins in Coventry.

Composting

About composting and how to become a Master Composter.

Commercial waste

Waste collection, disposal and recycling for businesses.

Controlled or hazardous waste

How to dispose of asbestos, plasterboard and clinical waste.

Waste and recycling app

Read about and download the 'Your rubbish' app.

Data protection

Read the privacy notice for waste services.

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