Please enter your location below to find your waste and recycling collection dates.

Find your waste and recycling collection dates

Please enter your location to find your waste and recycling collection dates.

How often are your bins collected?

  • recyclable items (food waste, dry recycling, nappy recycling and green waste) - weekly
  • black bags/bins - fortnightly - View the new rules
  • The number of CLEAR recycling, nappy recycling and food waste recycling bags you can put out WEEKLY is UNLIMITED - Find out more about the recycling services available.
  • NO side waste will be collected for households with fortnightly bin collections. Black bag waste will need to be contained within an RCT wheelie bin and bin lids MUST shut.
  • ONLY two standard black bags will be collected for fortnightly household collections without a bin. 
  • Only Council issued wheelie bins will be collected from Cynon & Taf, but bins from other providers can be used for storage until your next collection. Request a new wheelie bin

Putting your bin or black bags out for collection;


Put your bins out for collection anytime between 7.00pm the night before and 7.00am on the morning of your normal collection day.


Place bins at agreed collection point, ensuring where possible that bins do not obstruct walkways or drop kerb access points.

During Christmas and New Year, periods of inclement weather or other un-planned service closures, bin collection days may change. For further details of these changes view our Bad Weather and Bank Holiday Service Changes page. There are NO changes to Bin Collection Days following other Bank Holidays.

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