Refuse & Recycling Collections for Christmas and New Year

Press Release

Published on 14 December 2020
Archived on 14 January 2021


Here are the changes to refuse and recycling collections over Christmas and New Year.

There will be no collections of refuse, recyclables or green/food waste on Friday 25 December and Friday 1 January.

Revised arrangements are shown in the table below. 

If your usual collection day is If it is your refuse week your grey bin will be collected If it is your recycling week your blue bin will be collected

If it is your recycling week your green bin will be collected

Thursday  24 December Normal Collection Normal Collection Normal Collection
Friday 25 December Monday 28 December Monday 28 December Saturday 2 January
Monday 28 December Normal Collection Normal Collection Saturday 2 January
Tuesday 29 December Normal Collection Normal Collection Normal Collection
Wednesday 30 December Normal Collection Normal Collection Normal Collection
Thursday 31 December Normal Collection Normal Collection Normal Collection
Friday 1 January Saturday 2 January Saturday 2 January Saturday 2 January
Monday 4 January Normal Collection Normal Collection Normal Collection


Collections will return to normal week beginning Monday 4 January 2021.

Extra waste
If you have additional recycling, you can place it in a box or rigid container next to your blue-lidded wheeled bin for collection.

Also, real Christmas trees can be cut up and placed in your green wheelie bin for collection.

Please note: No additional general waste (refuse) placed by or on your grey refuse bin will be collected.

The District Council offices are closed between 24th December and 1st January, but the on line 'report it' forms will still be available and actioned on missed bins and street cleansing issues.

In the event of adverse weather affecting collections please check the District Council's website at www.stratford.gov.uk or Twitter on @StratfordDC or the District Council's Facebook page for all the latest updates.

The revised collection information is available in the Council Tax booklet distributed in March this year, the Stratford View magazine distributed in December and is available on the District Council's website. 

 


Contact details

Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Elizabeth House, Church Street,
Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire,
CV37 6HX
Tel: 01789 267575

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Last updated on 14/12/2020