Business Waste Collection Service

Important news regarding contract renewals

  • If you have recently approved your contract by E-signing – thank you. We will send you a link to your contract documents (contract, Direct Debit/VAT schedule, collection calendar) shortly.  Bin permit stickers will be posted - your collections will resume even if your permits have not arrived in time for you first collection.
  • Customers who pay by invoice will be sent their invoices in due course
  • If you have requested an amendment to your contract – thank you, we will process this and send you an updated contract for E-signing.
  • Emails have been sent to all customers which are currently active and receiving collections to renew their contract by E-signing.
  • If your contract is on freeze due to COVID restrictions – we will send your contract renewal documents via email at least 2 weeks before your business type is permitted to re-open.
  • We cannot collect business waste after 1 April 2021 if you have not e-signed your contract

The Highland Council is one of the largest business waste service providers of any local authority in Scotland. We are proud to deliver a local service tailored to your individual needs, and can guide you through the process.

Join our many loyal and happy customers, who have helped Highland recycle 43% of household and business waste over the last year.

Request a quote

You can request a quote for your commercial waste collection using our online form.

Get a quote (external link)

We offer:

  • A flexible, professional waste service designed for your business
  • Competitive rates, with no hidden costs
  • A reliable, local service throughout the Highlands
  • Free, expert advice on how to manage your business waste, increase recycling, reduce costs and ensure legal compliance with waste regulations
  • Free resources to help your staff and customers recycle as much as possible, including posters, bin stickers and staff training

Business waste and recycling collections are operating as normal.

If you have a general query about business waste, or if you would like to discuss your existing contract, please email

business waste recycling guide