North East Lincolnshire Council


An old bath tub full of folded up pieces of cardboard left on the pavement with an orange recycling box.
Recycling box reminder

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding people this Recycling Week what goes in their recycling boxes after recent finds include plant pots, tins of paint and even a bath tub. Orange recycling boxes are for drinks cans, food tins, household…

3 weeks ago
Don’t waste your waste – GetComposting this autumn

The summer sun is performing its last dance of the year and our gardens will soon become wastelands of winter, but before the snow starts to fall, it’s time to take autumn by the bronzed leaves and get out there,…

3 weeks ago
Important changes to bin collections during hot weather

North East Lincolnshire Council’s bin crews will be starting work earlier for the rest of this week because of the hot weather. Households will need to have their bins and boxes out by 6am instead of the usual 7am on…

3 months ago
North East Lincolnshire Council Skip It logo
Pioneering Skip It events are back with more dates for 2019

Community groups from across the area are teaming up with North East Lincolnshire Council to host their own Skip It events this summer. Community Groups and other organisations were invited to bid to stage their own pop-up recycling centres as…

3 months ago
What happens to your recycling?

North East Lincolnshire Council is reminding households in the area that all recycling collected here stays in the UK for processing. It comes after people who saw the opening episode of the BBC’s new series War on Plastic have been…

4 months ago
Waste and recycling collection changes

North East Lincolnshire Council is changing some of its bin rounds to make them more efficient. The Council is changing when it empties household waste or recycling from about 1,900 homes in the area. Letters will be delivered from Friday…

6 months ago
Too big for your bin? New bulky waste service launches in February

People in North East Lincolnshire will have a new way to get rid of their big and bulky waste from next month. New bulky waste service launches in February Book online from 4 February at or call 01472 326288…

9 months ago
Panel showing bins, box and bag for Weekly Recycling Pilot.
Weekly recycling pilot to be rolled out to 1,500 homes in North East Lincolnshire

North East Lincolnshire Council is carrying out a pilot of weekly recycling collections at a number of homes across the borough. 1,533 homes in five wards to take part in new weekly recycling pilot Homes will have a new black…

9 months ago
A bin wagon reverses down a narrow street in Cleethorpes.
How you can help with the big Christmas clean up

After Santa has left gifts and you’ve gobbled up the turkey, spare a thought for your bin crew and street cleansing teams who clear away 500 tonnes more rubbish in the festive season. Our waste and street cleansing teams will…

10 months ago