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Bank holiday recycling and rubbish collections

There are no changes to bin collections on Bank Holidays, except over Christmas and New Year.

The changes to collections for Christmas and New Year 2019/20 will be updated in the autumn

Usual Collection Date Christmas  Collection Date  
Monday 23 December Monday 23 December No change
Tuesday 24 December Tuesday 24 December No change
Wednesday 25 December Friday 27 December Two days later than usual
Thursday 26 December Saturday 28 December Two days later than usual
Friday 27 December Sunday 29 December Two days later than usual


Usual Collection Date New Year Collection Date  
Monday 30 December Monday 30 December No change
Tuesday 31 December Tuesday 31 December No change
Wednesday 1 January Thursday 2 January One day later than usual
Thursday 2 January Friday 3 January One day later than usual
Friday 3 January Saturday 4 January One day later than usual

Your bins will be collected on the same day as usual over Easter and on the two May bank holiday Mondays.

If your bin day is on a Bank Holiday at any time of year except Christmas and New Year, please put your bins out on the same day as usual.

If you don't know which day your bin is normally collected, you can check by using our bin day finder.

The tip at Shidas Lane, Oldbury is open every day of the year except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Details of any changes to bin collections will also be advertised in the local newspaper, on our Facebook page, on Twitter or you can subscribe to our free text updates.