Christmas changes to bin collection dates

front_MSDC_LogobinsThe festive bin collection changes are as follows:- Mid Sussex District Council is reminding residents that refuse, recycling and garden waste collection days will change over the Christmas and New Year period.

The refuse and recycling collection changes start from Monday 23 December and end on Saturday 4 January 2014. Bin hangers with details of collections over the festive period are being distributed in the run up to Christmas. Residents can also access personalised information about their collection day, and if they are due a blue lidded recycling collection or a grey lidded refuse collection, by entering their postcode at

Due collection date New collection date
Monday 23 Dec Saturday 21 Dec
Tuesday 24 Dec Monday 23 Dec
Wednesday 25 Dec Tuesday 24 Dec
Thursday 26 Dec Friday 27 Dec
Friday 27 Dec Saturday 28 Dec
Monday 30 Dec Monday 30 Dec
Tuesday 31 Dec Tuesday 31 Dec 2014
Wednesday 1 Jan 2014 Thursday 2 Jan 2014
Thursday 2 Jan 2014 Friday 3 Jan 2014
Friday 3 Jan 2014 Saturday 4 Jan 2014

There will be no garden waste collections between Monday 23 December and Sunday 5 January 2014. Garden waste, refuse and recycling collections will all return to normal from Monday 6 January 2013.

Residents with a real Christmas tree can recycle it in their garden waste bin as long as the lid can be closed firmly. Alternatively, the Council provides lots of sites where residents can drop off a tree for recycling. To see the details of dates and locations, go to Sites are open between Friday 3 January and Friday 17 January 2014.

For more information about Christmas refuse and recycling collections visit, email or call 01444 477440.

For more information please contact Martin Faulconbridge on 01444 477478 or