Bins and Recycling

Holiday Waste Arrangements

Bin collections during Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019.

Ballymena Area ¦ Larne Area ¦ Carrickfergus Area

Waste Operation Holiday Arrangements

Ballymena Area

Household Bin Collections

Black and Brown Bins:

25 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December  – As Normal

1 January – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

Trade Waste Collections (Ballymena Areas)

25 December  – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December  – As Normal

1 January  – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

Red and Black Kerbside Boxes

25 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

1 January - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 5 January

You can put extra recyclables in a bag beside your kerbie (only one material per bag; please do not put glass in bags).

Waveney Road Household Recycling Centre Operating Hours

25 December – Closed

26 December – Closed

1 January – Closed

Opening times as normal all other days.

Public Toilets

25 December, 26 December and 1 January – Closed


Larne Area

Household Bin Collections

25 December  – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Monday 24 December

1 January – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

Trade Waste Collections (Larne Areas)

25 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December  – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Friday 28 December

1 January – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

Redlands Household Recycling Centre Operating Hours

25 December – Closed

26 December – Closed

1 January – Closed

Opening times as normal all other days.

Larne South Household Recycling Centre Operating Hours

25 December – Closed

26 December – Closed

1 January – Closed

Opening times as normal all other days.

Glenarm Household Recycling Centre Operating Hours

25 December – Closed

26 December – Closed

1 January – Closed

Opening times as normal all other days.

Public Toilets

25 December, 26 December and 1 January – Closed


Carrickfergus Area

Household Bin Collections

Black and Brown Bins:

25 December - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December -  No Collection

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

1 January - No Collection

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 5 January

Trade Waste Collections (Carrickfergus Area)

25 December - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

1 January - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 5 January

Red and Black Kerbside Boxes

25 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 22 December

26 December – No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 29 December

You can put extra recyclables in a bag beside your kerbie (only one material per bag; please do not put glass in bags).

1 January 2018 - No Collections

Alternative collection will take place on Saturday 5 January

Sullatober Household Recycling Centre Operating Hours

25 December – Closed

26 December – Closed

1 January – Closed

Opening times as normal all other days.

Public Toilets

25 December, 26 December and 1 January – Closed