If you ever have a missed collection, please report it to us as soon as possible and leave your bin(s) visible for collection.
Please do not contaminate your recycling bins with plastic bags. Most residents leave their recycling loose in the bin, along with any empty bottles and jars.
You can sign up for text alerts about your bin collections using our online form.
Before you continue to order a new garden bin, please ensure you read the following details:
Maidstone Borough Council garden bins are for use by residents of the borough for the removal of their own garden waste. This service is not available to or intended for private gardening/landscape companies for the disposal of commercial garden waste.
If you have enough room for a garden bin there are two sizes you can hire:
If you're moving within Maidstone the bin can move with you. You'll need to tell us your new address as we're only collecting from subscribed addresses. Let us know by using our online form.
If you're moving out of Maidstone, let us know using our online form.
You'll need to tell us your new address as we're only collecting from subscribed addresses. Let us know by using our online form.
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