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At a meeting of the South Hams Executive on 16 September Councillors received an update on the waste and recycling situation in South Hams and have reluctantly agreed to keep the suspension of garden waste in place. The Executive will review the situation when they meet again on 14 October.

Trade Waste & Recycling

Trade Waste Collections Friday 27 August

One of our trade (refuse) collection vehicles has not gone out today, due to a shortage of drivers. This will affect parts of:

  • Plympton
  • Holbeton
  • Ivybridge
  • Lee Moor
  • South Brent
  • Cornwood
  • Mothecombe
  • Woolwell
  • Noss Mayo
  • Ugborough
  • Modbury
  • Roborough

We will be returning for this trade refuse on Saturday 28 August.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

We provide a two tier, competitive Trade Waste Service to help you comply with your legal Duty of Care.

Most businesses require a regular, reliable collection every week, and for these businesses we offer a 52-week contract.

For seasonal businesses or holiday homes, our 26-week contract will provide reliable collections on specified collection dates during busy periods.

For schools we offer a 39-week contract which covers term time, or you may prefer to opt for a 52-week contract which will provide weekly collections.

For Holiday Homes and similar premises we offer a service similar to our domestic collections.

For more information about recycling and waste, and your legal duty of care, please visit Gov.UK - Managing Your Waste or Right Waste, Right Place.

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