What can go in your garden waste bin

Check what you can and can't put in your garden waste bin, which you'd have if you've signed up to garden waste collections.

What can go in your bin

Allowed Not allowed
fruit and vegetable peelings all other food waste
tea bags and coffee grounds plastic bags
leaves rubbish you'd normally put in your black bags
twigs bits of wood over 10cm wide
grass paper, cardboard, cans, glass, plastic bottles
plants stones, rubble, soil, packaging
hedge cuttings food trays
tree cuttings clothes, textiles


Any waste you want us to take away needs to be unbagged and inside your bin. We can't collect any waste left outside your bin.