Bin collection dates for Christmas and New Year

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Your bin collection day will change over the festive period. Please refer to the table below:

Blue bins

Normal collection date     Christmas collection date
Tuesday 22 DecemberNo change
Wednesday 23 DecemberNo change
Thursday 24 DecemberNo change
Friday 25 DecemberMonday 28 December
  • Make sure your bin is out by 6am as collection times may vary.

Black bins

Normal collection date     Christmas collection date
Tuesday 29 DecemberNo change
Wednesday 30 DecemberNo change
Thursday 31 DecemberNo change
Friday 1 JanuarySaturday 2 January
  • Make sure your bin is out by 6am as collection times may vary.

Normal collections will resume Tuesday 5 January.

Enter your street name in our Bin Collection search facility to view your collection dates for the next 12 months and a handy printable recycling calendar.

Brown bins

Brown bin collections will take place as normal week commencing Monday 21 December. If your brown bin is due to be collected on Friday 25 December, your Christmas collection date will be Monday 28 December.

There will be no brown bin collections on or between Tuesday 29 December and Saturday 9 January.

Collections will resume from Tuesday 12 January. Don't forget to leave your real Christmas trees by your brown bin.

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Contact Details

Waste and Recycling,
Gipping House,
7 Whittle Road,
Hadleigh Road Industrial Estate,
Ipswich,
IP2 0UH

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01473 432000