Bins, recycling and waste

Bins for recycling and waste

What can and can't go in your bins, household waste recycling centres, what to do with hard to recycle items and information about what happens to your recycling when we have collected it.

A to Z of waste and recycling

A waste and recycling A-Z which explains which items can go in your green and blue bins.

Bottle banks and recycling points

Information about our bottle banks, recycling points and household waste recycling centres and where they are located.

Bulky waste collections

How to arrange a bulky waste collection from a domestic property, the costs incurred and what items are covered

Commercial and trade waste

Commercial and trade waste information for Bassetlaw and how much it costs.


We have a responsibility under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to act as the litter authority for Bassetlaw.

Street care and cleaning

Information about Street Care and Cleaning within the District of Bassetlaw

Disposal of your waste and your duty of care

Information on having waste disposed and your duty of care as a householder

Community litter picks (Spring Clean)

Information about spring clean or community litter picks throughout the year and how we can help.


Information about fly-tipping, the effects, costs and consequences of this criminal activity

Home composting

Find out more about composting at home.

Recycling and refuse policy

The recycling and refuse policy for Bassetlaw District Council

Abandoned vehicles

Information about what an abandoned vehicle is, and how to report it to the Council.

Asbestos waste

What to do if you have Asbestos which needs collecting