Bank holiday refuse and recycling collection information

Waste and recycling collections for West Lindsey residents will be slightly different over Christmas and New Year 2019/20.

The revised collection dates are detailed in the table below.

Residents who live in Gainsborough and are on a sack service will have both their refuse and recycling sacks collected on Friday 27 December.

Normal collections will resume from Monday 6 January 2020.

Bank holiday, Christmas and New Year collections

Normal Collection DateBank HolidayRevised Collection Date
Monday 23 December Saturday 21 December
Tuesday 24 December Monday 23 December
Wednesday 25 DecemberChristmas DayTuesday 24 December
Thursday 26 DecemberBoxing DayFriday 27 December
Friday 27 December Saturday 28 December
Monday 30 December No change to collections
Tuesday 31 December No change to collections
Wednesday 1 JanuaryNew Year's DayThursday 2 January
Thursday 2 January Friday 3 January
Friday 3 January Saturday 4 January

All collection days are available to view at Find my bin collection day.

Real Christmas trees can be taken to a local Household Waste Recycling Centres. Alternatively, trees can be cut up and placed in your garden waste bin ready for the first collection when the service resumes, starting week commencing 23 March 2020.