Please leave your box(es) out on the edge of your property as near to the street as possible by 6am on the day of collection.
Your recycling is collected every two weeks on the same day as your refuse, with the blue and green boxes collected one week and the green garden waste sack the other week (unless you have been otherwised informed).
If you are unsure about when your collection weeks are, please email email@example.com
What can I put in my blue box?
- cereal boxes
- telephone directories & yellow pages
Tie any extra paper or card up in bundles using string or tape.
- milk and juice cartons
- soiled paper or card
Birmingham City Council currently offers two other doorstep recycling schemes:
- Glass, cans and plastic bottles
Clear sack - Garden waste