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Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, there may be changes to your usual recycling and waste collections. We are taking extra precautions which may impact our normal schedule. Please do not wait longer than the normal 2 working days to report any issues though - thank you very much for your patience.

If you are asked to self-isolate - staying at home either as a precaution or because you have Coronavirus, please follow the following steps to get rid of your household waste

Household recycling and waste

Information about household recycling and waste in Guildford.

Bin collection days

Find out what day your bin will be collected.

Report a missed bin collection

Report a missed bin collection

What can I recycle?

Use our app to check what you can recycle and where.

What goes in my bins?

Find out what you can put in your bins.

Recycling sites - including Slyfield

There are a number of recycling sites within Guildford Borough. Check which recycling site is closest and what materials can be recycled at each recycling site.

Getting rid of waste - what you need to check

Make sure you use a registered waste carrier if you are disposing of household, garden or construction waste.

Bulky waste collections

We work in partnership with the Surrey Reuse Network to collect bulky waste from domestic properties in our borough.

Recycling your textiles from home

You can recycle your clothes and textiles using our kerbside collection service. Alternatively, you can also take textiles and shoes to Community Recycling Centres.

Recycling my food waste

Find out what you can and can't put in your food recycle bin.