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COVID-19 changes to waste services

Latest updates on recycling centres

Vans (under 3.5 tonnes) and trailers are now allowed into all recycling centres with permitted household items.

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2021/22 Garden waste permits go on sale

15 Jun 2021

Highland Council Garden Waste Permits are now available to purchase for the 2021/22 permit season. All existing permit holders will receive a reminder to renew their permit over the next few weeks.

Public toilets and litter bins a top priority for Highland visitor management

12 May 2021

Highland Councillors have welcomed £240,000 planned investment in public toilets, litter bins and waste management provision in a bid to help meet post-lockdown tourism demand across the region.

Re-introduction of materials for Household Waste Recycling Centres

6 Apr 2021

The Highland Council is pleased to announce that from 6th April 2021, the range of materials accepted at the majority of Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRC) will include textiles, glass bottles..