Collection days & bank holidays

Please leave your refuse and recycling on the edge of your property by 7am (as collection times can vary) and no earlier than the night before.

To look up your collection days, click on the area below:
Mendip

Sedgemoor
South Somerset (enter postcode in YOUR AREA)
Taunton Deane
West Somerset

Revised collection days for Bank and Public holidays
For single bank holidays, such as those in May and August, all collections (including clinical waste) will be one day later than usual, for example, Monday collections on Tuesday and Friday collections on Saturday.

There are no garden waste collections in the two weeks following Christmas.

Bank Holiday revised collection days 2016

Usual collection day Revised collection day
Spring Bank Holiday 30 May – Friday 3 June All collections one day later, including Friday pick-ups on Saturday 4 June
Summer Bank Holiday Monday 29 August – Friday 2 September All collections one day later, including Friday pick-ups on Saturday 3 September.

You can download our revised collection day flyer here. (Pdf 33kb).

In severe weather, check our website for information.

Recycling Centres and Community Recycling Sites

See individual recycling centre pages or call Somerset Direct on 0300 123 2224 for recycling centre opening times. All sites are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.