Alternate week collections will continue over the Christmas period with most collections being unaffected.

To find out your collection day see find your bin collection day.

Possible collection changes

Your bin collection may be affected if it is on the following dates:

  • Christmas Day - Wednesday 25 December 2019
  • Boxing Day - Thursday 26 December 2019
  • New Year's Day - Wednesday 1 January 2020

If your property is affected by the Christmas period, you will be notified of any collection changes on your grey bin handle. 

To view possible collection changes and your 2020 collection calendar please visit the find your bin collection day search tool.

Find your bin collection day

Please note: we will not collect any extra general rubbish in addition to what is inside your normal wheelie bin.

Recycling collections

Unfortunately, we are unable to rearrange recycling collections that are affected over the Christmas period. All recycling will be collected on the next scheduled collection.

Extra recycling can be placed next to recycling bins in untied carrier bags.

Garden waste collections

All garden waste collections will stop on Friday 13 December 2019 and will start again on Monday 6 January 2020.

Recycle your Christmas Tree

If you have a real Christmas tree no higher than 6ft, we can recycle it for you.

To find out how to recycle your tree as a garden waste or non garden waste subscriber see recycle your Christmas tree

Christmas in Preston 2019

To find out what's going on in and around Preston this Christmas visit Visit Preston - Christmas Events in Preston 2019.