If you ever have a missed collection, please report it to us as soon as possible and leave your bin(s) visible for collection.
Do not put any plastic bags in your recycling bin. Most residents ensure their recycling bin is clean by emptying all containers, bottles and jars, before placing them loose, into their recycling bin.
You can sign up for text alerts about your bin collections using our online form.
The service will advise you of serious delays or disruptions affecting the whole collection round.
Before you continue to order a new garden bin, please ensure you read the following details:
Maidstone Borough Council garden bins are for use by residents of the borough for the removal of their own garden waste. This service is not available to or intended for private gardening/landscape companies for the disposal of commercial garden waste.
If you have enough room for a garden bin there are two sizes you can hire:
If you're moving within Maidstone the bin can move with you. You'll need to tell us your new address as we're only collecting from subscribed addresses. Let us know by using our online form.
If you're moving out of Maidstone, let us know using our online form.
You'll need to tell us your new address as we're only collecting from subscribed addresses. Let us know by using our online form.
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