Bank holiday refuse and recycling collection information

Waste and recycling collections for West Lindsey residents will be slightly different over Christmas and New Year 2020/21.

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 Thursday 24 December and Thursday 31 December.

Normal collections will resume from Monday 4 January 2021.

Bank holiday, Christmas and New Year collections

Normal Collection DateBank HolidayRevised Collection Date
Monday 21 December Saturday 19 December
Tuesday 22 December Monday 21 December
Wednesday 23 December Tuesday 22 December
Thursday 24 December Wednesday 23 December
Friday 25 DecemberChristmas DayThursday 24 December
Monday 28 December No change to collections
Tuesday 29 December No change to collections
Wednesday 30 December No change to collections
Thursday 31 December No change to collections
Friday 1 JanuaryNew Year's DaySaturday 2 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, week commencing 8 March 2021.