Bins, Recycling and Waste

Garden Waste Collection

Under these difficult circumstances the City of Lincoln Council would like to wish you well and thank you for your cooperation.

We provide a garden waste collection service running from July 1st to June 30th. You can opt in for garden waste collections part way through the year but there is no reduction to the cost and subscription will end on June 30th. 

Current prices are:

  • £39 per year for your first bin
  • £15 per year for additional bins to be collected (up to a maximum of four bins per property)
  • £15 for a new bin to be sent to your property

Start garden waste payment >

Using your garden waste wheelie bin

Collection details:

  • Bins are emptied on a fortnightly basis (except Christmas Day and Boxing Day)
  • This service is provided throughout the year
  • Bins must be presented at the kerbside
  • Bins must be out by 7am on collection day
  • All waste must be contained within the bin with the lid closed

What can be disposed of in your green bin:

  • Grass cuttings
  • Leaves
  • Hedge trimmings
  • Flowers
  • Weeds
  • Natural Christmas Trees