Changes to refuse and recycling collections during August Bank Holiday

21 August 2018

Due to the extra resources needed to clean-up after Notting Hill Carnival which takes place on Sunday 26 and Monday 27 August and because of the Bank Holiday, the Council’s regular collections for rubbish, recycling, garden waste, Too Big for the Bin and food waste collections are affected.

Rubbish/recycling collections

There will be no rubbish and recycling collections on Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 August.

If your rubbish and recycling collection day falls on Monday, we will collect your rubbish and recycling on Thursday 30 August, and if you normally have a collection on Tuesday, we will collect on Wednesday 29 August, and also on Friday 31 August.

Garden waste collections

If your garden waste is collected on Wednesday 29 August, it will be collected on Saturday 1 September.

Food waste collections

If your food waste is collected on a Monday, it will be collected on Wednesday 29 August and if your food waste is collected on a Tuesday, it will be collected on Thursday 30 August.

Too Big for the Bin

These collections will resume on Wednesday 29 August

For more information about rubbish, recycling, and garden waste collections, contact Streetline on 020 7361 3001, email or visit or