Important ID requirements for local elections on 3 May 2018

Anyone who lives and votes in the Borough of Swindon will be required to bring their poll card as a form of ID to vote in the local elections on 3 May 2018.

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Rubbish and recycling guide

Household rubbish

Your non-recyclable household waste is collected by either a:

The day of collection depends on where, in the Borough, you live.

Wheelie bin quick guide

  • Your bin must be ready for collection from 6.30am
  • Try not to overfill the bin and ensure the lid is closed
  • Rubbish should not be left to the side of your wheelie bin
  • No Garden Waste

If you would like to order a new/replacement bin or recycling box, please view the Order a new bin/recycle box page.

*A garden waste subscription costs £50 per year

If you are unable to cope with one wheelie bin because of the size of your family or if you feel your property is unsuitable for a wheelie bin, you can request an assessment with one of our Waste Wardens.

Please note that in order to request an assessment, you will initially need to create a 'My Account' using the link below: 

Request a Waste Warden Assessment online 

Last updated: 05 January 2018. Was this information helpful?

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