Recycling Near You - Kerbside Recycling Services in the Dorset Council area

Kerbside

Kerbside Recycling Services in the Dorset Council area

Below are the kerbside recycling services provided by your local Council.

Fortnightly Service

Recycling bin with a yellow lid

Fortnightly

All properties within collection zones (all major towns)


Accepted Materials

Glass Bottles and Jars

Aluminium Cans

Newspapers

Magazines

Office Paper

Envelopes Without a Window

Envelopes With a Window

Phone Books

Pizza Boxes (clean)

Egg Cartons

Cardboard

Steel Food Cans

Steel Paint Cans (empty)

Steel Aerosol Cans (empty)

Aluminium Aerosol Cans (empty)

Milk cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Juice cartons (fresh, no foil lining)

Plastics marked with


PET Bottles marked with # 1 HDPE Bottles marked with # 2 PVC Containers marked with # 3 LDPE Containers marked with # 4 PP Bottles marked with # 5 Other Plastic Containers marked with # 7

Materials Not Accepted

Plastic Bags

Bubble Wrap

Polystyrene Foam

Ceramics, Pyrex glass, Ovenware

Cups, plates, wine and drinking glasses

Mirrors

Light bulbs

Garden organic waste

Nappies

Food scraps

Batteries

Syringes/Needles

Other Materials Not Accepted
  • Oil Containers
  • Window Glass
  • Plastic Meat Trays

  • Replacement Recycling Container

    If you need a replacement kerbside recycling container, please contact Dorset Council on 03 6352 6500.