Bins, waste and recycling

Efficiently manage your waste with our services, including bin collections, missed collection reports, bulky waste collection, issue reporting, dog control orders, recycling tips, air quality, waste duty of care, and information on Fixed Penalty Notices for environmental violations.

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Your household bins

Find out more about bin collection schedules, reporting missed collections, requesting new bins, assisted collection services, and bin charge, alongside helpful tips on minimising household waste and maximising your recycling efforts.

Bulky waste collection

If you want to dispose of large or heavy items which won’t go into your household waste bin, you can arrange for them to be collected separately.


Find out more about recycling centres (tips) in Knowsley, acceptable trailer and van sizes, and how to book a van appointment.

Clinical waste

Clinical waste and sharps bins require separate collection. Medical professionals must submit an online form on your behalf to join the dedicated service. Find out more here.

Fixed penalties for environmental crimes

A Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) is a fine issued by an authorised officer for a minor offence, such as littering or dog fouling. It is an alternative to prosecution in court. Find out more about how to pay and appeal here.

Dog control orders

New dog control orders in Knowsley require owners to carry bags, keep dogs on leads, and stay out of certain areas. Find out more here.

Fly tipping

Information on appropriate waste disposal and how to report fly tipping incidents.

Waste duty of care

You have a duty of care to dispose of your waste responsibly, find out more about ways to comply and advice for businesses.

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