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Bins Recycling and Waste

When to put your bins out, what to do with your old fridge, how to report a problem, how to order a bin and more.

Missed bin collection

Report a missed bin or a different collection problem.

Request recycling / waste items

Request new, replacement or additional recycling or waste items.

Check your bin day

Find out when your refuse and recycling is collected and download a calendar.

Bulky item / furniture collection

Donate your unwanted household items or ask us to collect them.

Brown Bins and changes to the Garden Waste Collection Service

Information about how to order additional brown bins and how the collection service runs.

Composting at Home

About a third of your waste can be composted at home, saving energy and resources and benefiting your garden and your pocket.

Recycling centre vehicle permit

The Council uses a permit system to restrict the types of vehicles allowed to use Household Recycling Centres in Flintshire. Learn more about the permit and how to apply.

Take it to the tip (household recycling centres)

Details of where the Household Recycling Centres are, when they're open and what you can recycle.

Assistance with Waste Collections

Apply for help if you are struggling to take bins/recycling to the kerb.

Draft Waste Collection Policy

Draft Waste Collection Policy

What To Put In Your Bin

Details of what can or cannot be put in each of your bins or containers.

Waste & recycling FAQs

Frequently asked questions e.g: Where do I place my bins? / Get rid of hazardous waste, asbestos or clinical waste?

Real Nappy Scheme

Modern reusable nappies are easy to use and can save you money! Flintshire County Council is offering vouchers worth up to £75

Eat Well and Waste Less

Even after bringing all our shopping home, we end up throwing away the very foods we should be eating the most of - fruit, veg and wholegrain carbs