Free compost for York residents

A free compost for residents giveaway will be taking place on Saturday 9 July at Yorwaste Harewood Whin, Rufforth, YO23 3RR, from 9.00am to 2.00pm.

The compost has been produced from green waste collected from York residents' green bins and taken to the city's HWRC's.

Please bring along a shovel and a suitable bag or container to put the compost in. The compost is not bagged and there will not be any assistance available during the event.

Please note that only the following types of vehicles are permitted on site:

  • cars
  • pick ups
  • single axle trailers

No traders will be allowed.

We are planning to hold some compost giveaways in Autumn, this page will be updated once the dates are confirmed.

Also see

Waste, Highways and Environmental Services

Telephone: 01904 551551