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From 1 December 2021 we will no longer be accepting payments for the subscription period 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022.

Information will be coming soon with details on when you will be able to renew your subscription for the new period 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023.

If you are new a customer and are registering for the first time please click here to create your account, you will then be able to pay for the service once the subscription period opens.

What can be recycled in the green bin?

We can only accept garden waste in the green bin as detailed in the table below

Yes pleaseNo thanks
Grass cuttingsLarge branches and pieces of wood – including trees and tree roots
LeavesSoil, rubble, hardcore, sand
Flowers, plants and weeds (remove soil from roots before placing in bin) Carboard
Garden pruningsFood, oils, liquids
Wood shavings and barkPlastic carrier bags, wrappings and food and drink containers
Twigs and small branches Cat litter and dog faeces
Straw animal beddingArtificial Christmas trees and decorations
Real Christmas trees (chopped up)

Christmas collection arrangements

Please note that there will be no green bin collections over the Christmas and New Year period (20 December 2021 to 3 January 2022), normal collections will resume on Tuesday 4 January 2022

Further information on the Christmas collections can be found here

Alternative ways to recycle garden waste

  • Garden waste can be composted at home. Lancashire County Council offers a home composting scheme, for further information and to purchase a home composter please visit
  • Garden waste can be taken to the Household Waste Recycling Centre on Saltcotes Road, Lytham
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