Tameside Bin Collection Dates

Residents are urged to manage their waste by checking when their bins are due for collection and by keeping up good recycling habits.

Share bin collection dates with your neighbours.

Previous Collections

What waste goes in which bin ?

Plastic Bags, Yoghurt Pots and Plastic Food Trays cannot be recycled. These items should be disposed of in your green bin.

What goes in the green bin?
  • Non Recyclable Waste
  • Plastic Bags
  • Plastic Food Trays
  • Yoghurt Pots
  • Dog Waste
  • Nappies
What goes in the black bin?
  • Aerosol Cans
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Aluminium Foil
  • Cans and Tins
What goes in the brown bin?
  • Plants, Leaves and Small Twigs
  • Grass Cuttings
  • Compost Bags
  • Food
What goes in the blue bin?
  • Drink Cartons
  • Newspapers and Magazines
  • Paper and Cardboard
  • Junk Mail

On collection day, please make sure your bin is put out at the edge of your property, or nominated collection point by 7am.

Tameside Council will not remove landfill waste presented for collection alongside, or on top of landfill waste bins.