Spring bank holiday revised collection days

Over the spring bank holiday period there will be changes to your normal collection arrangements. Please visit the recycling and waste page to see the revised collection days.

Recycling and waste

Recycling in Tower Hamlets is quick and easy. It’s about making a simple choice between putting items in your bin or recycling them.

Even better than recycling is reducing the amount of waste we produce in the first place and this can save you lots of money too.

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Spring Bank Holiday

Over the Bank Holiday period there will be changes to your normal collection arrangements. Your waste, recycling, food and garden waste collections will be affected.

 
 Normal collection day Revised collection day
 Monday 30 May (Spring Bank Holiday)  Tuesday 31 May
 Tuesday 31 May  Wednesday 1 June
 Wednesday 1 June  Thursday 2 June
 Thursday 2 June  Friday 3 June
 Friday 3 June  Saturday 4 June
 Saturday 4 June  Sunday 5 June

 

Please ensure your waste and recyling (including food and garden waste) is available for collection before 7am.

Normal services resume on Monday 6 June.

Waste collections

Tower Hamlets provides a weekly refuse and recycling collection to residents and figures released for April to September 2013 show that a staggering 2.27 million collections have taken place over that period. 

View the refuse and recycling collection figures

Please ensure your waste and recycling (including food and garden waste) is available for collection before 7am on your scheduled collection day.