Rubbish and recycling collection for businesses

We have a duty to collect commercial waste if requested and must charge for this service. Our charges apply to both waste and recycling collections and can be significantly higher than those of privately operating licenced waste carriers operating locally.

Recycling collections cover mixed paper, card, glass bottles and jars, cans, food/drinks cartons and plastic bottles, pots tubs and trays.  

We strongly advise that you get quotes from privately operating licenced waste carriers to check which can offer you the best service at an acceptable price. 

Our charges

Type of container Annual cost (one collection per week) Annual service charge Annual container hire charge
Per sack £396.50 £129 n/a
Euro bin (1100 litres) £5,296 £129 £247
Paladin or similar bin £4,836 £129 £169
770 litre bin  £3,756 £129 £169
660 litre bin £3,204 £129 £169
360 litre bin £1,725 £129 £169
240 litre bin £1,138 £129 £169

The charge for commercial fridge/freezer collection is £181 per item.

All prices are valid until 31 March 2021. These prices are exclusive of VAT.

Requests should be made in writing to:

Waste Services Team
Ground Floor, Tadmore House
Frogmore Complex
SW18 1EY

Commercial waste regulations

If you place commercial waste on the street for collection you must comply with our commercial waste regulations.

If you do not follow these regulations you may be fined.