Bins and recycling - coronavirus updates

Last updated 5 January 2021

All collections are running as normal:

  • General waste and recycling collections for all households and flats
  • Kerbside glass collections
  • Kerbside garden waste collections
  • Chargeable bulky waste collections (online booking available)
  • Commercial waste and recycling collections
  • Clinical waste collection service

The Household Waste and Recycling Centre

During lockdown, the Household Waste and Recycling Centre (HWRC) at Millbrook remains open with COVID safety measures in place.

The current opening hours for Southampton HWRC in Millbrook are 9am to 4pm.

You need to book a time slot before visiting the Southampton HWRC. You need to pre-book a scheduled time slot to visit the Netley HWRC or any other site operated by Hampshire County Council.

Please note: The 'Re-use' shop is currently closed as it is classed as non-essential retail.

You also need to pre-book a scheduled time slot to visit the Netley HWRC or any other site operated by Hampshire County Council.

Find out more and pre-book your visit up to seven days in advance.

Textiles recycling

Textile recycling banks are open and can be used to recycle unwanted clothes, shoes and household textiles.