When is my rubbish and recycling collected?
Last updated: 10/02/2014
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View your rubbish and recycling day
Collections begin from 7.00am, so please ensure
you have your rubbish out at this time for collection, placed on
the boundary of your property, as close to the public highway as
You can report a missed collection to us.
You are responsible for protecting your rubbish from animals and
birds, we sell seagull proof bags from most of our One stop shops,
please see our seagull proof bags page for more
Remember that all rubbish is collected manually by our crews.
Anything that is sharp and could cut through the sack such as
broken glass or sharp metal objects, please carefully wrap up, and
if possible put into a solid labelled box.
We offer a kerbside recycling collection service to every
household in Cornwall, which can be used to recycle over 40% of
You can also read more about recycling
collections, including which items go into each
If you prefer, you can use
Cornwall's Recycling Bank Sites or household waste and recycling centre
to dispose of your recycling.
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