Missed bin collection

Report a missed collection online 

You can only report a missed collection if the guidelines have been met, and your collection has been genuinely missed. Please view advice on what to do if your bins were presented after 7am.

Please note: ensure you include your name, address and contact information. If you are registered on our pull out (assisted collection) service for your bins and containers, select the assisted option on the form.

Report a missed bin collection


Reporting a missed bin outside normal office hours 

If you are making this request outside normal office hours (Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm), on a weekend or bank holiday it will be dealt with on the next working day.


When will my bin get re-collected?

  • Our contractors have until 5pm, the next working day, to return to the missed collection, you must ensure that your missed containers are placed at the agreed collection point, when reporting your missed collection.
  • If our contractors have reported a problem with your collection, you may receive an automated email to advise you of this. If you disagree with this, you will need to call our Contact Centre on 01952 384384.
  • You may also be contacted by a member of the Recycling and Waste team, so please ensure you provide up to date contact details.
  1. Introduction
  2. Advice on bins presented after 7am
  3. Contact