Garden waste collection

What to put in your brown bin.


Pass it on Week

Get involved in upcycling, swapping and sharing events.


Paper and can recycling banks

Over the coming weeks we're removing paper and can recycling banks. You can still recycle these in your blue bin or at recycling centres.


Garden waste monitoring raises the standard

30 Mar 2015

With the re-starting of The Highland Council garden waste collections at the beginning of March, tighter contamination monitoring has seen a substantial improvement in the quality of the collected material compared to last year.

Psst….It’s Pass It On week!

10 Mar 2015

This week is Pass it on Week – a week in which people are being encouraged to think of ways that they can pass on to someone things they have finished with rather than throw them away; whether that is clothing, other textiles such as curtains, toys, books, furniture and other household good.

Garden waste collections resume 2nd March but please check your bin!

23 Feb 2015

As garden waste bin collections resume on 2 March residents are being urged to check their brown bins carefully for any contamination before they put them out for their first collection.