London Borough of Croydon

Waste and recycling services & information

  • Garden waste collection

    We offer a chargeable garden waste service. Residents can pay an annual subscription fee to have their garden waste collected from home.

  • Business recycling and waste

    For commercial waste services ranging from bags to containers for recycling and general waste.

  • Recycling sites

    We have three household reuse and recycling centres and 14 neighbourhood recycling sites around the borough. Find out where to recycle those old or unwanted item.

  • Collection services

    Information on waste, recycling, large unwanted items and other services for houses, flats and businesses.

  • Report a problem

    How to report a missed waste or recycle collection and request a new recycling or food waste box.

  • New developments and conversions

    Managing agents, developers or owners of new builds and conversions are required under Environmental legislation to purchase or hire landfill & recycling containers.


  • Residual waste treatment contract

    In May 2009, the South London Waste Partnership embarked on a major procurement process to secure a contract for residual waste treatment.