Garden Waste Collection Service

Please note, you are about to sign up for the North Herts Garden Waste Collection Service. If this is not your District Council please DO NOT sign up here.

For the Gosport Garden Recycling Scheme please Click Here

Welcome to the Garden Waste Collection Service which North Hertfordshire District Council runs in partnership with Urbaser (our waste, recycling and street cleansing services provider). The easiest and quickest way to pay is online by debit card or credit card. You will require a valid email address to sign up.

Recycling your garden waste is easy and convenient when using our chargeable Garden Waste Collection Service. Collections are every two weeks all year round.

The costs of the Service for 2019/20 are set out below. Your payment will cover collections up to 31 July 2020.

To pay for your garden waste collection service for the next year (service until 31 July 2020) everyone needs to set up a new account.

Already subscribed to the service until 31 July 2020? Access your account HERE

Please be advised that once you have subscribed to the garden waste service it may take up to five working days to register your details with our collection crews.

Prices - 2019/20

Payment Type Service Period Amount you will pay per bin
Single subscription
Sign up any time during the specified period to have one bin collected Up to 31 July 2020 £40
Additional bin collection charge
Sign up to have an additional bin collected. Please note this is for the cost of collection only and does not include the supply and delivery price of a bin. Up to 31 July 2020 £40 per additional bin to be collected
Bin supply charge
For customers new to the service who need a bin to be delivered or for existing customers who want more bins delivered. Please note all bins remain the property of the Council. Up to 31 July 2020 £35 pounds per bin to be supplied.

There are no concessions available for this service. Each property can pay for up to 3 brown bins.

More information on this service including FAQ's can be found on (opens new window)

We advise that you place your property number on your bin(s) to ensure the crews can easily identify them.

For customer service enquiries please contact 0800 3286023

When is my collection?

Check your brown bin collection day


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