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Collection Days, Delivery Dates and Getting Additional Sacks

Please use the 'Where I Live' facility to

  • Check your collection day
  • When a new supply of recycling sacks will be delivered
  • Find your nearest Household Waste Recycling Centre.

Simply type in your postcode to find useful information regarding your local area.

Every six months residents have a recycling sack delivery where they are issued with:

  • 3 rolls of 15 pink recycling sacks
  • 2 rolls of compostable food waste liners

If you are a new resident to Southend, contact us to request a delivery of recycling sacks and recycling and waste information.

Where can I get additional sacks?

If you run out of sacks before the next delivery is due, or have lost your hanger to request compostable liners these are available from:

All Southend Libraries - Please see our Libraries directory for opening times.

Cory Environmental Depot, Eastern Avenue - Monday - Friday 6.30am - 6pm.

Southend Pier Visitor Information Centre - Please see our Southend Pier page for opening times.

Leigh Town Council Monday – Thursday 9am - 5pm Friday 9am - 4.30pm

Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue – Please see our page about the Customer Service Centre for opening times.

Page last updated: 11/05/2015