Refuse & Recycling Sacks

South Holland District Council collects your refuse in black sacks and your recycling in green sacks on a weekly basis from the curtilage of your property.

What to do to get this service

All households in South Holland are entitled to 52 black sacks (delivered in batches of 26 on a twice yearly basis).

If you require more than 52 black refuse sacks within a year they can be purchased at most supermarkets and hardware stores.

All households in South Holland are also entitled to 80 green recycling sacks (delivered with the black sacks in batches of 40 on a twice yearly basis).

Should residents run out of green sacks they can place their recycling for collection in any other clear coloured sack (except black), suitably sized recyclable container (which will not be returned), cardboard box or carrier bag.

If you have just moved into a property in South Holland and require a black refuse sack or a green recycling sack delivery Additional bags request form