Bin collection day
We carry out alternate week collections for most properties in Preston.
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Please note: your bin must be out by 7am on collection day. Bins should be placed at the edge of your property for collection. If your property is on a shared driveway or private road you may have to leave it at a collection point at the end of the shared driveway or private road next to the public highway.
Christmas bin collections
Your bin collection may be affected if it is on the following dates:
- Monday 27 December 2021
- Tuesday 28 December 2021
- Monday 3 January 2022
If your property is affected by the Christmas period, you will be notified of any collection changes on your grey bin handle.
For more information on bin collection changes over the Christmas period see Christmas bin collections.
Bin collection calendars 2022
To view your bin collection calendar search for the first line of your address and/or postcode, then select your property using find your bin collection day.
Once you have selected your property, your collection calendar can be found in the documents section.
Bank holiday collections
We collect on all bank holidays apart from:
- Christmas Day
- Boxing Day
- New Years Day
Tips for putting out your bins and containers
For useful tips and advice for putting out your bins and recycling containers see bin collection top tips.