What we collect
We collect the following:
- mixed recycling
When we collect it
If you live in a flat above a shop you will receive daily time-banded recycling and rubbish collections. This means you must put your recycling and rubbish out for collection at specific times of the day to keep our main roads clear of rubbish.
What we provide
We provide residents with:
- free clear recycling bags which are delivered to you twice a year and are also available from local libraries.
Please note, we do not provide bags for rubbish.
Report a missed collection
The quickest and easiest way to report a missed collection is by logging into or signing up for a My eAccount
Request recycling containers
The quickest and easiest way to request recycling containers is by logging into or signing up for a My eAccount. Recycling bags for mixed household recycling can be obtained from local libraries.
Your local area
Type in your postcode to find local public recycling points
What you can and can't recycle
You can recycle a lot of waste but you might be confused about what to put in your containers. This information will help you make the right decision
Furniture and bulky waste
At a discounted rate for residents, we can collect most household items that are too big for your bin, like mattresses, furniture and cookers
Recycling in private rented accommodation
All properties in Islington have a recycling collection at least every week and most also have a food and garden waste recycling service