Bins and Recycling

Bin Presentation

Photograph of a two wheelie bins.

Brown, black and blue bins and kerbie boxes must be presented by 7.30am to ensure collection.

Bins may not be collected for the following reasons:

  • Lids must be closed.
  • There must be no ropes or cords attached to the bin.
  • The lid and wheels need to be attached and in working order.
  • If your bin is too heavy it cannot be lifted.
  • Side waste presented outside the bin will not be collected.
  • Wrong bin is presented.
  • Bin contains items of contamination.
  • Bins should be washed periodically.

If your bin has not been collected due to any of the reasons above, a sticker will be placed on the lid and the reason highlighted. To arrange an alternative collection or for further information please contact your local waste operations office.

Waste Operations Offices:

Ballymena T: 028 2563 3385
Carrickfergus T: 028 9335 8267
Larne T: 028 2826 2428