Recycling and rubbish
Holiday recycling + rubbish collections
There will be no changes to rubbish and recycling collections on bank holidays this year (until Christmas). All collections will take place on the normal days.
Find out all you need to know about our recycling centres including what can be recycled, centre rules, vehicles permitted, permits and locations.
Search recycling and rubbish collections
Use this search to help you find out when all your recycling and rubbish collections will be.
Information about what can be collected at the kerbside, assisted collections and missed bin collections.
Need more recycling bags?
We want to make it as easy to recycle as possible. To help make sure you always have enough bags and bins these are available from from a number of places.
We can arrange a collection for bulky items of household waste that are too big for your black bags such as beds, carpets, fridges, freezers and wardrobes.
Bins, litter and flytipping
Take part in a volunteer litter pick or report issues relating to rubbish and litter so that we can help keep Swansea tidy.
Request / report a recycling or rubbish service
You can report and request a number of recycling and rubbish services online.
Reusable nappies reduce the amount of black bags you need and save you money. Plus we will give you up to £100 towards the cost of buying reusable nappies.
Student recycling + rubbish
If you are living off campus in a flat or house there are recycling and rubbish collections to help you dispose of your waste.
Recycling collections for flats
All the kerbside recycling services are available to all residents in flats across Swansea.
Recycling + rubbish FAQs
Find out answers to the most common questions we get asked about recycling, bins, litter and flytipping.