Collection days and 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 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. Bank holiday changes – revised collection dates for Easter, May and August 2019 Usual collection dayRevised collection day Good Friday 19 AprilSaturday 20 April Easter Week Monday 22 April - Friday 26 AprilAll collections one day later (Friday pick-ups on Saturday 27 April) Early May Bank Holiday Monday 6 May – Friday 10 MayAll collections one day later (Friday pick-ups on Saturday 11 May) Spring Bank Holiday Monday 27 May – Friday 31 MayAll collections one day later (Friday pick-ups on Saturday 1 June) Summer Bank Holiday Monday 26 August – Friday 30 AugustAll collections one day later (Friday pick-ups on Saturday 31 August) To download a copy of our Easter, May and August revised collections poster 2019, click here. (PDF 74 KB) Garden waste collections will not take place Monday 23 December 2019 – Friday 3 January 2020, resuming from Monday 6 January 2020 on usual days. Recycling Centres and Community Recycling Sites See individual recycling centres or phone Somerset Direct on 0300 123 2224 for recycling centre opening times. All sites are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day as well as their usual scheduled closed days.