When is my waste and recycling collected?
Last updated: 18/04/2013
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View your rubbish and recycling day
To find out when your household waste and recycling is collected
please enter your postcode below.
Please note that household waste is collected weekly and
recycling is collected fortnightly.
If you would like to request a waste and recycling calendar
please fill in the 'request a refuse and recyling calendar' form,
we will then send you a new calendar via email.
You can also read more about recycling collections,
and which items go into each recycling container.
If you do not know your postcode please use the
Royal Mail postcode
For further information on your household waste and
recycling please use the links in the menu on the left hand side of
If you have any questions or issues with your collections, you
can report a missed collection, or contact us using the
details on the right.
We offer a kerbside recycling collection service to every
household in Cornwall, which can be used to recycle over 40% of
If you would like more information about plastics and the types
of plastics that are accepted in your kerbside collection for
recycling you can download the recycling
plastics fact sheet, or go to the recycling collections
page, which includes information on what to put into the
different recycling containers.
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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