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Recycling Calendar

You can find the latest recycling calender  HERE

You can help Colchester recycle even more; our target this year is to recycle 43% of all the rubbish produced. 

The Calendar includes information on:

·        what you can recycle in blue and green weeks

·        when and how to put your recycling out for collection

·        the enhanced garden waste collection of up to 8 sacks from 6 November   


Visit www.colchester.gov.uk/recycling to view the Recycling Calendar in alternative formats, along with information and online services to help you reduce, reuse and recycle your rubbish, home compost and much more.  Alternatively email recycling@colchester.gov.uk or phone 01206 282700. 

Replacement recycling containers - please note wef 10th June 2019, you will need to obtain a voucher for collecting all recycling equipment (garden sacaks, green boxes and clear sacks). You can download a voucher HERE, or telephone 01206 282700 to have a voucher posted to you

Please note that the CBC Zone Warden visits the Village Hall on the first Wednesday of the month from 10am to 11am and has supplies of recycling equipment, but you will need to bring your voucher with you

For collection news, handy tips and local events follow YourColchester on twitter.

Thank you for recycling your rubbish