Business waste

Presenting your business waste for collection

The correct presentation of your business waste ahead of collection helps keep Islington tidy and can prevent businesses from being prosecuted or fined.

  • All business waste should be fully contained and tied in your commercial waste provider's sacks (not exceeding 6.5kg).
  • Waste must be contained within the bin with the lid closed, preventing waste from escaping.
  • All cardboard must securely bundled and presented with your commercial waste provider's recycling labels (not exceeding 6.5kg).
  • Please note any waste placed out on the highway incorrectly is unauthorised and may lead to prosecution.
  • It is strictly forbidden for any unauthorised person to place waste in the rear of the waste provider's vehicle. Only trained authorised personnel should load vehicles. These operations are monitored by CCTV.
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