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Garden waste subscription and payment

The garden waste subscription service for April 2018 – March 2019 has now closed (31 October 2018). 

Please visit our recycling information page for alternative ways of disposing of your garden waste in the Ryedale area.

Subscription for licences from 1 April 2019 will open in February 2019. You will be contacted if you have already had a subscription and this page will be updated with the latest information.

Home Composting

This is the preferred option for dealing with small amounts of green organic waste from the kitchen and garden.

To buy a low-cost home compost container now, visit North Yorkshire County Council or call 0844 571 4444.

To get your unwanted brown bin removed, please complete the online form to arrange for it to be collected. The brown bins remain the property of the Council and at some point in the future may be collected from your property with prior notice.

Garden waste should not be placed in your general refuse bin.

 

Subscriptions are now closed

Collections will continue in November 2018 and March 2019 for existing customers.  Go to our find your bin collection day page to check your collection day.

If you have not subscribed to the service and would like us to remove your unwanted brown bin removed, please complete the online form to arrange for it to be collected.

Brown bins remain the property of the Council and at some point in the future may be collected from your property with prior notice.

The garden waste service is not affected by Bank Holiday Mondays, your collection day will stay the same.

If you choose to join the scheme, you will need to display a valid licence on your wheeled bin. A licence will be issued once payment has been received.

The service costs £38 per bin, payable in advance - only £2 a collection. It is a non-refundable fixed cost for collections from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 (except December, January and February). For details of what can go in your brown bin, please see here.

If you would like more than one bin you will need to pay £38.00 for each additional bin (up to 31 October 2018).

For residents using compostable liners instead of wheeled bins, you will only be able to subscribe online or by calling (01653) 600666.

If you do not have a brown bin at your property, please complete a request form for a brown bin.

 

275 garden waste licenceOnce payment has been received, you will be sent a confirmation letter (informing you that you have subscribed to the service) along with your licence. Your licence will need to be affixed to your bin to show the collection crew that you have paid to receive the service. Only your address and expiry date will appear on the licence. Bins without current licences will not be emptied. Please remember to have your bin/containers out ready for collection at 6am on your collection day.

Your licence will be delivered to you within 14 days of payment.

 

  • The garden waste licence entitles you to use the fortnightly garden waste service from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019 at the address shown on the licence. It is not an entitlement to a specific number of collections
  • Subscriptions made after 31 May 2018 may not be guaranteed
  • Please note: garden waste collection days will not be affected by Bank Holiday Mondays
  • The Council reserves the right to cancel collections in the event of severe weather
  • Collections will be suspended for the winter months of December, January and February
  • Wheeled bins remain the property of the Council
  • No refunds will be given
  • It is intended that the licence is non-transferable and only valid for the property for which it was originally purchased. For residents who are moving, the preferred cost effective option is to leave the licence for the new occupants. If this does not meet your individual circumstances, please contact us and arrangements will be made to cancel your current licence and issue a new licence
  • The Council accepts no liability for lost, damaged or stolen licences or bins. If your licence is lost, broken or stolen, contact us on (01653) 600666
  • Your collection day may change. If this happens you will receive prior notification

Garden waste subscription - your questions answered (PDF, 2 pages, 130kb)

 

 

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Ryedale District Council
Ryedale House
Old Malton Road
Malton, North Yorkshire
YO17 7HH

Email: Contact the Council

Phone: 01653 600666

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