Garden waste collections

Late Collections

On collection day please leave your garden waste out until 8pm before reporting a missed collection. We ask people to continue putting their bins out as normal unless advised otherwise. Please be patient with our teams as services may take longer than usual at this time.


How can I find out my collection dates?

Please see the bin collection calendar which operates on a 3 weekly service.

How can I request a garden waste sack collection?

This is a collection service for residential customers on weekly sack collections only. Please complete this online form to request a garden waste sack collection. 

What can be collected? 

The following items can be placed in a green wheelie bin for collection:

The materials listed below must not be placed in the green wheelie bin:

  • If you wish to order an additional green bin for your garden waste - up to a maximum of 3 per household - please phone Sefton Council on 0345 140 0845. A delivery and administration charge of £35 will apply
  • Please note we will only collect natural waste such as grass, leaves, weeds. We cannot collect bags/bins that contain plant pots, litter etc as this would contaminate the recycling process
  • The garden waste collected is taken to a site locally for recycling.

Last Updated on Thursday, March 9, 2023

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