You don't have to be an expert gardener to make your own compost - it's easy to do.

Both kitchen and garden waste are great ingredients for the compost heap. You can even turn cardboard and paper into compost!

Get a compost bin

We currently have a 'buy one get one half price' offer, meaning you can team up with family members, friends or neighbours to get a second compost bin at a reduced price.

To take advantage of this offer:

There are 2 sizes of compost bin available:

  • 220 litre: £18.50
  • 330 litre: £20.50

Note: Delivery is an additional £5.99 per order.

Our compost bins are:

  • made in the UK from 100% recycled plastic
  • designed with a secure windproof lid and removable side hatch
  • 'carbon footprint certified' by the Carbon Trust
  • guaranteed for 15 years

Buy compost bins and compost at Hazel Court HWRC

Buy compost bins at Hazel Court HWRC

You can also buy compost bins at Hazel Court HWRC to save on bin and delivery costs.

Compost bins:

  • are 330 litre (1000mm height x 800mm wide)
  • cost £10.00 each
  • should fit into a hatchback-style car
  • are limited to 2 per household

Please note:

  • the 'buy one get one half price' offer is not available at Hazel Court HWRC
  • we can't deliver bins purchased at Hazel Court HWRC
  • we can only take payment on site via credit/debit card - not by cash or cheque
  • we require proof of address (such as driver's licence/utility bill) to prove you live in York or North Yorkshire

Buy compost at Hazel Court HWRC

We're also selling 40 litre bags of compost at Hazel Court HWRC.

Free compost for York residents

We sometimes offer free compost for residents for collection from Harewood Whin, Rufforth.

If free compost becomes available during the summer, we'll post details on this page.

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