Waste and recycling

Waste collection updates

This page is updated each day, Monday to Friday, usually by 5.00pm, so you can check the status of our waste collection services.

This page was last updated: 14 August at 4.00pm.

Date Waste Recycling Garden
Fri 14 Aug Service normal (green) Service issues (amber) Service issues (amber)
Thurs 13 Aug Service issues (amber) Service normal (green) Service issues (amber)
Weds 12 Aug Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service normal (green)
Tues 11 Aug Service issues (amber) Service normal (green) Service issues (amber)
Mon 10 Aug Service normal (green) Service issues (amber) Service issues (amber)
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Service normal (green) Service normal
Service issues (amber) Service issues - check updates
Service not active (grey) Service is not currently active

Latest waste service update

Friday 14 August

All scheduled household waste collections have been made.

We have not yet been able to collect recycling from all areas in Rawcliffe due to a vehicle breakdown.

We'll collect this recycling this evening, Friday 14 August, please leave your containers out for collection.

We were unable to collect all garden waste from some rural areas in Acaster Malbis, Bishopthorpe, Copmanthorpe and Heslington, due to staffing issues.

We'll collect this garden waste on Saturday 15 August. Please present your containers for collection by 7.00am.

We've collected all outstanding waaste from Thursday 13 August.

Missed waste collections

Use our waste collection calendar to find your collection day.

If you think your collection has been missed, and your area is not mentioned in today's update, report a missed collection.

Alternatively, find out what we can do if your whole street has been missed.

Previous waste service updates

Thursday 13 August

All recycling collections have been made.

We were unable to collect household waste from a small area of Huntington due to a vehicle fault.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of New Earswick and Haxby due to a vehicle fault.

We'll collect this household and garden waste this evening, thursday 13 August, please leave your containers out for collection.

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Wednesday 12 August

All household waste, recycling and garden waste collections have been made.

We were also able to collect outstanding household and garden waste from Tuesday 11 August.

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Tuesday 11 August

All recycling collections have been made.

We were unable to collect household waste from a small area of Tang Hall due to a vehicle fault.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of the following areas due to capacity issues:

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Monday 10 August

All scheduled household waste collections have been made.

We were unable to collect all recycling and garden waste from some areas in Copmanthorpe due to staffing issues.

We'll collect this recycling and garden waste this evening, Monday 10 August, please leave your containers out for collection.

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Also see

Waste, Highways and Environmental Services

Telephone: 01904 551551