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Essential Systems Maintenance

Due to essential maintenance the following systems will be unavailable from the evening of Friday 23rd March until the morning of Monday 26th March: Reports Agendas and Minutes, Planning Online, Planning Online Archive, Environmental Health Online.

We apologise for any inconvenience this causes.

Ordering new bins and boxes

Replacement rubbish and recycling bins and boxes can be provided if required.

To order a wheelie bin, recycling boxes or food recycling containers, please contact the council's Customer Services Team:

Telephone: 0300 303 7803


Online:  Request a replacement bin or recycling container

The following containers are provided on request by the Council:

Blacked wheeled bin

For refuse for disposal

Green recycling box

For paper, glass bottles and jars.

Black recycling box

For cans, aerosols, plastic bottles, cardboard and aluminium foil.

Food waste bin (Brown)

For food waste collection

Food waste caddy (Brown)

Smaller container for use in the kitchen

Green Wheeled bin

For garden waste (a chargeable service for which an annual payment is required)


Containers will be delivered within 15 working days of your request being received by the Council.

To find out more about our waste collection and recycling services, please see the Somerset Waste Partnership website.