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Bin collection updates

Gurney Avenue Road Closure:

Please be aware that we are not able to carry out any refuse or recycling collections along Gurney Avenue on Wednesday 5th February (this will effect residents in Gurney Avenue, Chadwick Close, Headlam Close and Gere Close)

Recycling: will be collected on your next scheduled collection Wednesday 12th February - please sort any additional recycling and place in bags for life or untied carrier bags (not black bags).
Refuse: will be collected on your next scheduled collection Wednesday 19th February - residents can present up to 4 black bags of side waste along side their bin. Please be aware we have a closed bin lid policy.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Recycling collection

On schedule

Domestic waste collections

On schedule

Garden waste collections

On schedule

Please make sure your Garden Waste bin is presented with a valid sticker. Bins presented without a sticker will not be emptied.


If you'd like to report a missed collection, contact Customer Services either by email heretohelp@gloucester.gov.uk or phone 01452 396 396.

Please note: we can only accept missed collection reports after 5pm on the day of collection and reported within 2 working days. (For example if your scheduled collection is on a Monday you have from 5pm Monday until 5pm Wednesday to report the missed collection). 

For the latest information on household waste and recycling

waste and recycling leaflet

For more information about household recycling.

For more information about household waste.  

Need a replacement recycling box and lid, cardboard sack or food caddy?

Please email heretohelp@gloucester.gov.uk or phone 01452 396 396

If you've any unwanted bins or recycling containers (that have been supplied by the Council) please contact us and we can arrange to have them collected.

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