Garden waste

Find out what can and cannot be put in your brown bin.

Yes please

  • leaves
  • grass cuttings
  • hedge and tree cuttings

No thanks

  • woody material exceeding 10mm in diameter
  • kitchen waste
  • soil, hardcore, bricks or concrete
  • items in bags
  • animal bedding
  • animal waste
  • fallen fruit
  • fruit
  • vegetable peelings, teabags and egg shells
  • anything that does not fit in the bin