Find out your bin collection dates and when to put your bin out. Bins are collected on an alternate weekly basis: one week we collect your black bin for general waste the following week we collect your orange bin for recycling and green bin for garden waste Garden waste collections are suspended over winter between 1 December and 1 March each year. Collection schedules may be different if you live in a flat or apartment with shared bins. Annual collection calendar To get an annual collection calendar: enter your street name or postcode in the box above select your address download the annual collection calendar a black and white printer friendly calendar is on page 3 of the document. Please adjust your printer settings so you only print the pages you need.