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Your bin collections

Make sure you put your bins out on the right day. You can find out your bin collection day on MyMiddlesbrough. Your bins must be out for collection by 7am.

We're making changes to garden waste collections and rubbish collections for residents with a black refuse bin. Find out more about the changes.


Find out about your rubbish collections, including the move to fortnightly collections in summer 2024.

Garden waste

Find out about the garden waste subscription service and how to subscribe.


Find out more about recycling, including top tips for recycling all year round.

Putting your bins out

Details of how to put your bins out, including how much waste to put in your bin.

Report missed bin

If you put your bin out and it has not been collected, you can let us know online.

Request a new bin

If you need a new or replacement bin, you'll need to get in touch with us.

Request more sacks

If you've run out of clear recycling sacks, you can easily request more online.

Help with your bins

You may be able to get an assisted bin collection if you cannot put your bins out yourself.