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Recycling & Rubbish Collection

Rubbish/Recycling Service collection
 

Collected on Friday mornings.

For more information visit the NFDC Website

Every household in the district has a weekly recycling collection of paper, card, cans and plastic bottles. 36 clear recycling sacks and 26 refuse sacks are delivered to each property every six months. Extra sacks can be purchased from your nearest local council office.

Yes Please

Paper

Card

Tins and Cans

Plastic Bottles

No thanks

Textiles - Please use the textile bank at your nearest recycling centre

Shredded paper - Please use the paper bank at your nearest recycling centre

Any other plastic -  Please place in your refuse sack

Drinks Cartons/Tetra Paks - Please place in your refuse sack

Gift Wrap - Please place in your refuse sack

Food Scraps - Please place in your refuse sack

For more information visit the NFDC Website

Glass Collection

Roughly every 4 weeks - see sticker on the side of your black box for details or consult the nfdc website


Bottle Banks

Nearest is at a lay-by on the Damerham Road, just past Court Farm.  Also has bins for paper and cardboard

Main Car Park in Fordingbridge has bins for bottles, cans and plastic, paper and cardboard, shoes and textiles


Household Waste Recycling Centre

Nearest is on the outskirts of Verwood -

Somerley HWRC BH24 3PL - Verwood Road, Ringwood Forest

Directions

Approaching from Ringwood on Verwood Road, pass the Alderholt Road turning and continue for approx. 1 mile before taking the signed turning on the right.

Approaching from Verwood, continue along Verwood Road for approx 2 miles before taking the signed turning on the left


Garden Waste Collection Service

If you want to be a green gardener, sign up to New Forest District Council's  Garden Waste Scheme

For £30 a year for the first bag and £16 for each additional sack (2016-17 prices)  - the council will give you a licence and re-useable sack to fill and leave on the kerbside for collection every fortnight.

When you join, NFDC will notify you of your collection calendar.

A sack is 110 litres and is permitted up to 20Kg load