Waste and recycling

Waste collection updates

We update our missed waste collections information Monday to Friday, usually by 5.00pm, with details of ‘known collection issues’ and ‘known missed streets' from the last 10 working days.

Check your usual collection date for updates relating to when we’ll collect missed waste, and what to do with your bins/containers in the meantime; check this information regularly, as arrangements are subject to change.

This page was last updated: 2 August at 4.25pm.

Date Waste Recycling Garden
Mon 2 Aug Service issues - check updates (amber) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Fri 30 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Thu 29 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Wed 28 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Tue 27 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Mon 26 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Fri 23 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service normal (green)
Thu 22 July Service normal (green) Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Wed 21 July Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber) Service issues - check updates (amber)
Tue 20 July Service normal (green) Service issues - check updates (amber) Service issues - check updates (amber)
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Monday 2 August

We collected all recycling waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect household waste from part of Gower Road (Dringhouses) due to blocked access. We will collect this waste tomorrow, Tuesday 3 August.

We were unable to collect garden waste due to staff shortages from parts of:

  • Fishergate
  • Fulford
  • Heslington
  • Naburn
  • Bishopthorpe
  • Badger Hill
  • Elvington

Crews are out this evening collecting outstanding garden waste from Heslington, Badger Hill, Bishopthorpe and some areas of Fulford and Heslington. All other outstanding garden waste will be collected as soon as resources are available. Please keep your bins out for collection and visit this page for further updates.

All outstanding garden waste due to be collected in the week commencing Monday 26 July has now been collected.

Friday 30 July

We collected all household waste and recycling waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Holgate and Poppleton due to staff shortages.

Crews are working this evening to collect outstanding garden waste in parts of Strensall. We will collect in the other areas within the next 2 days - please leave your bins out for collection.

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Thursday 29 July

We collected all recycling and household waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Strensall, Haxby and Wigginton due to staff shortages.

Crews are working this evening to collect outstanding garden waste in parts of Haxby and Wigginton (the Oaken Grove and Walmer Carr areas). We will collect in the other areas within the next 2 days - please leave your bins out for collection.

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Wednesday 28 July

We collected all household waste and recycling as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Holgate and Huntington, due to staff shortages; we're out this evening collecting this waste - please leave your bins out for collection.

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Tuesday 27 July

We collected all household waste and recycling as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Dunnington, Foxwood and Woodthorpe, due to staff shortages; we're out this evening collecting this waste - please leave your bins out for collection.

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Monday 26 July

We collected all recycling and household waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Copmanthorpe, Tadcaster Road and Wheldrake due to staff shortages; any uncollected waste will be collected by Wednesday 28 July - please leave your bins out for collection.

Weekly medical collections were only partially completed today due to staff shortages. Any uncollected bins will be collected tomorrow, Tuesday 27 July - please leave your bins out for collection.

All outstanding garden waste due to be collected in the week commencing Monday 19 July has now been collected.

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Friday 23 July

We collected all household waste, recycling and garden waste as scheduled today.

We're working into the evening to collect garden waste from the remaining streets in Tang Hall and Burnholme (from Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 July).

We're working tomorrow, Saturday 24 July, to collect garden waste from Haxby, Heworth, Huntington, Stockton-on-the-Forest - including Hopgrove, and from Tang Hall - Burnholme (from Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 July).

We were only able to part-complete medical waste collections today, due to staff shortages; the remainder of today’s medical waste collection will be completed on Monday 26 July.

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Thursday 22 July

We collected all household waste and recycling waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Haxby and Huntington due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste within the next 2 days - please leave your bins out for collection.

We're working into the evening to collect garden waste from the remaining streets in Chapelfields (from 20 July).

We were only able to part-complete medical waste collections today, due to staff shortages; the remainder of today’s medical waste collection will be completed tomorrow, Friday 23 July.

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Wednesday 21 July

We collected all household waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect recycling waste from from rural parts of Elvington, due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste tomorrow, Thursday 22 July. Please leave your containers out for collection.

We were unable to collect recycling waste from a number of communal flats, due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste as soon as we have resources to do so.

Missed properties include:

  • Boroughbridge Road - 6 To 24, even numbers
  • Dalton Terrace - Oliver Mews
  • Derwent Way - Newman House
  • Driffield Terrace - Kings Cloisters
  • East Mount Road - Trinity House
  • Eboracum Way - Florence House, Naples House, Rome House
  • Maplehurst Avenue
  • Mill Mount - Kirk House and Mill Mount House
  • Nunthorpe Avenue
  • Piccadilly - Ryesdale House
  • Scarcroft Road - Langton Court
  • Stone Court
  • The Mount - Ambassador Court, Trentholme House and Coach Mews
  • Whitecross Gardens - Westward House and Winteringham House
  • York Road - Macmillan House

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Burnholme, Boroughbridge Road, Heworth and Stockton on the Forest due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste as soon as we have resources to do so, over the next 2 days. Please leave your bins out for collection.

We were unable to collect missed garden waste from the remaining streets in Fulford (from 19 July), and Tang Hall and Heworth (from 20 July). We'll collect this waste when we have the resouces available to do so.

We were only able to part-complete medical waste collections today, due to staff shortages; the remainder of today’s medical waste collection will be completed tomorrow, Thursday 22 July.

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Tuesday 20 July

We collected all household waste as scheduled today.

We were unable to collect recycling waste from from parts of Westfield, with some materials left uncollected due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste tomorrow, Wednesday 21 July - please leave your containers out for collection.

We were unable to collect garden waste from parts of Chapelfields, Heworth, Tang Hall and Westfield due to staff shortages; we'll collect this waste as soon as we have resources to do so, over the next 2 days - please leave your bins out for collection.

We will return to Bishopthorpe and Fulford this evening, Tuesday 20 July, to complete garden waste collections - please leave your bins out for collection.

We were only able to part-complete medical waste collections today, due to staff shortages; the remainder of today’s medical waste collection will be completed tomorrow, Wednesday 21 July.

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Also see

Waste, Highways and Environmental Services

Telephone: 01904 551551