Elmbridge government Environment

Additonal recycling from 4th December

Small household electrical, small batteries and shoes, clothes, towels etc From 4 December 2017 Elmbridge is expanding its recycling service to include collection from home of small electrical items, batteries, clothes and home textiles. These items will be collected every week from your home on your normal collection day. They will need to be bagged in separate tied plastic bags (not black […]

Business Environment Surrey government

Changes in Recyling Regulations

Recycling centres are currently free to Surrey residents using a car, for household and for non-household waste. The centre recycle over 30 different types of household waste materials. However from 4 December there will be no free daily allowance for householders of chargeable non-household waste such as rubble, plasterboard and soil. According to the SCC information, the […]


Surrey residents tell the Tories – keep our tips open!

Thousands of surrey residents have responded to the county council’s consultation on whether to close four community recycling centres (CRCs) in Dorking, Bagshot, Cranleigh and Warlingham, as well as slashing opening hours and increasing charges at those centres which remain. The consultation generated 13,637 responses, one of the biggest ever, and now proceeds to the […]


Clothes Collection

Clothes+ is a charitable collection service for unwanted items, which the borough runs in partnership with the British Heart Foundation. So far, in 2014 the borough has passed on 22 tons of items for the BHF to sell in their shops and there’s another cycle of collections this September. There is also a free reminder […]