Subscribe for green garden waste collections
The service costs £40 annually for a fortnightly collection throughout the year (except for a fortnight during the Christmas and new year period). For new subscribers this includes a wheelie bin or, for households that are unsuitable for a wheelie bin, an annual supply of 100 green bags.
If you wish to order a new subscription or order additional subscriptions (additional wheelie bins) please use the link below. Please note however, that if you already have a green wheelie bin (or bags) that have been left by a previous occupant, then your property is already registered with us and you should therefore register as a renewal rather than a new subscription.
Renewing a Subscription
- Those that use a green wheelie bin will continue to have their bin emptied fortnightly.
- Those that are on green bag collections will receive an annual supply of 100 green bags which will be collected fortnightly.
Please note: For both new subscriptions and subscription renewals, credit card transactions will incur an additional surcharge of 1.75%. This surcharge will not apply to payments made by a debit card.
Alternatively, download and complete the Green Garden Waste Subscription Application Form (PDF) and send to:
Swindon Borough Council
Green Waste Subscriptions
If you are moving to another house within the Borough, you can transfer your subscription to your new home.
You must tell us of the change of address in writing to Waste Services Team, Waterside Park, Darby close, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN2 2PN or e-mail email@example.com at least 10 working days prior to your change of address.
There are no refunds part way through the year if you move outside of the Borough.
When you have subscribed, your green wheelie bin (or green sacks) must be placed at the nearest point of your property to the Highway by 7.30am on your day of collection.
For further detail about the service, and to check your refuse and recycling collection days, please use the following links:
- Check your refuse and recycling collection days
- Green Waste Frequently Asked Questions
- Green Waste - Terms and Conditions of Service (PDF)