Over the holiday period the refuse and recycling services will operate a revised collection. The table below shows the days on which your collection will occur during the week beginning Monday 22 December.
No collections will take place on Thursday 25 December, Friday 26 December and Thursday 1 January. Normal collections will resume on Monday 5 January.
Revised refuse and recycling collections
|Existing collection day||Revised collection day||Change in service|
|Monday 22 December||No change||No change|
|Tuesday 23 December||No change||No change|
|Wednesday 24 December||No change||No change|
|Thursday 25 December||Saturday 27 December||2 days late|
|Friday 26 December||Sunday 28 December||2 days late|
|Monday 29 December||No change||No change|
|Tuesday 30 January||No change||No change|
|Wednesday 31 January||No change||No change|
|Thursday 1 January||Friday 2 January||1 day late|
|Friday 2 January||Saturday 3 January||1 day late|
Clinical waste will not be collected on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. The table above shows your revised collection days over the Christmas and New Year period.
To report missed collections, or to order any extra recycling boxes you may need over the festive period, log on to MyAccount at www.croydon.gov.uk/account or call 020 8726 6200.
Reuse and recycling centres
The reuse and recycling centres will be open for business as usual except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
You can find out more about this service on the recycling sites information page.
Christmas tree recycling
If you opt for a real Christmas tree this year, do not forget to take it to one of the council's designated recycling collection points between 2 January to 10 January 2015. Visit the Christmas tree recycling webpage for more information.