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Check your bin days this Christmas and New Year

12:00 pm, Wednesday, 20th December 2023 - 5 months ago


North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding residents that their waste and recycling collection dates will change over Christmas and New Year.

Visit to check the collection dates for your address, or find the service schedule on the front page of the winter brochure, distributed to households in November.

More than one date might be listed during the Christmas and New Year holiday on the online calendar. The Council aims to take your waste or recycling on the first day listed, but if not, they will be back on one of the following days.

Please continue to put the rubbish and recycling in the right bin and put outside before 7am on your collection day.

Collection dates

There will be no bin collections on the Christmas and New Year’s bank holidays

Usual Collection DayCollections planned to be completed by
Monday 25 DecemberFriday 22 or Wednesday 27 December
Tuesday 26 DecemberWednesday 27 or Thursday 28 December
Wednesday 27 DecemberThursday 28 or Friday 29 December
Thursday 28 DecemberThursday 28 or Friday 29 December
Friday 29 DecemberFriday 29 December or Tuesday 2 January
Monday 1 JanuaryTuesday 2 January
Tuesday 2 JanuaryTuesday 2 or Wednesday 3 January
Wednesday 3 JanuaryWednesday 3 or Thursday 4 January
Thursday 4 JanuaryThursday 4 or Friday 5 January
Friday 5 JanuaryFriday 5 or Monday 8 January

Christmas is the busiest time of the year. If services are disrupted and your bins are not collected on the dates above, please take in your bins and put them out before 7am the next collection day.

The Council will post messages about any major service disruption on its website ( and share information with local media and on its social media accounts.

Community Recycling Centres 

Grimsby and Immingham Community Recycling Centres (the tips) are open every day from 8am to 6pm, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year’s Day. The centres will close at an earlier time of 4pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

  • Grimsby Community Recycling Centre, Estuary Way, Pyewipe Industrial Estate, Grimsby DN31 2UD
  • Immingham Community Recycling Centre, Queens Road, Immingham DN40 1QR

Bulky waste and garden waste

If you have any bulky waste items you need to get rid of, book online at or call (01472) 326288, option 4. It’s £24 for up to four items (excluding white goods) and £6 for any extra items. White goods are collected for £12 each. There are no collections between Friday 22 December and Tuesday 26 December, and Friday 29 December.

There are no garden waste collections between Friday 15 December and Sunday 4 February.  

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