Find out when your bin and recycling collection days are.
Christmas and New Year
There will be no rubbish, food or recycling bin collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day or New Year’s Day.
Catch-up collections will run from Saturday 21 December to Saturday 4 January.
Please be aware we are collecting on Saturdays and in some cases BEFORE your usual collection.
Revised collection days for Bournemouth and Poole
|Usual collection day ||Revised collection day |
| Monday 23 December || No change |
| Tuesday 24 December || No change |
| Wednesday 25 December || Saturday 21 December |
| Thursday 26 December || Friday 27 December |
| Friday 27 December || Saturday 28 December |
| Monday 30 December || No change |
| Tuesday 31 December || No change |
| Wednesday 1 January || Thursday 2 January |
| Thursday 2 January || Friday 3 January |
| Friday 3 January || Saturday 4 January |
We will collect your:
Where recycling goes
In 2018/19 Borough of Poole’s (now part of BCP Council) household recycling, reuse and composting rate rose to 51.7% and since 2017/18 we have exceeded the government’s target of 50% by 2020. Find out more about where your recycling goes.
Page last updated: 29 November 2019