Sandwell Council House reception will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 21 May

The main reception at Sandwell Council House, Oldbury, will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 21 May due to Annual Council. The reception will re-open as normal at 9am on Wednesday 22 May. Access council services online →

Bins and recycling news

Big Spring Clean

£57,000 boost for litter volunteers

Published on 22nd March 2019

Sandwell Council has secured £57,000 to clean- up town centres and encourage people to take pride in where they live.

Big Spring Clean

Big Spring Clean is back for 13th year

Published on 21st March 2019

Sandwell’s Big Spring Clean community campaign is back for 2019.

Garden waste collections start up

Published on 26th February 2019

Garden waste collections in Sandwell are getting under way this week in time for spring gardening – and will run through to the autumn.

Fly-tipping fines hit 100

Published on 9th November 2018

More than 100 fly-tippers have been issued with maximum £400 fines in Sandwell over the past 18 months as the council battles to fight the illegal dumping of rubbish across the borough.

Recycling Right campaign launches

Published on 26th September 2018

A special “Recycle Right” campaign has been launched in Sandwell tying in with this year’s national Recycle Week (24-30 September).

Launch of new litter project

New project to help tackle litter

Published on 17th September 2018

A new community volunteer project has been launched to help tackle litter in Sandwell.

Evie with Sandwell Mayor, Joy Edis

Evie says littering is rubbish!

Published on 25th July 2018

For six-year-old Sandwell schoolgirl Evie, there is no doubt littering is rubbish!

Score one for recycling this World Cup season

Published on 15th June 2018

Sandwell Council is urging football fans to give recycling a boost during the upcoming World Cup which kicked off this week in Russia.