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Waste and Recycling

☎ Calls to our Waste Team

☎ On average, it takes 1 minute 30 seconds for the Waste Team to answer a call. Most (75%) are answered within 4 minutes.

☎ Most calls take about 8 minutes to complete.

☎ Our busiest times are 9 to 10 a.m. and lunchtime. If you can phone outside these times, you may not have to wait as long.

☎ To contact us using another method, please see our Contact Us page where you can send a message through to the team.

☎ To find out more about call times and how we're tackling this issue, please see Call Centre Information.

Service Update

Important information about waste and recycling services in the South Hams, including upcoming changes to the garden waste service.

Garden Waste Service

Information about our paid Garden Waste collection service can be found here. Get your garden waste collected every fortnight.

Waste and Recycling Service - Important Information

Important information about your recycling and waste collections, and how we are currently collecting waste in the South Hams.

Report a Missed Domestic Waste Collection

If your recycling or waste has been missed, tell us about it here.

Find my collection day

If you're not sure when your next collection for waste and recycling is, you can check it here.

Recycling Box Stickers and Information Request

If you need stickers for your recycling boxes or an information leaflet you can order them here.

Community Composting

Find out about Community Composting Schemes, including how to set one up in your town or village.

Fly Tipping

Information about fly tipping including what to do if you find one and how to report it.

Report an Issue With One of Our Recycling Banks

Use this form to report an issue with one of our recycling banks

Contact the Waste Team

If you need to contact the waste team about anything else, please use this form.

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