Apply for the garden waste service

You can register for the garden waste collection service 2021 between 1 October 2020 and 31 August 2021.

Please register on the Services in Bournemouth website if you live in Bournemouth and on the Services in Christchurch website if you live in Christchurch. 

Cost of the garden waste service

The cost of the service is £49 per bin. The cost for Access to Leisure and Learning card holders is £24.50 for one bin, any extra bins registered will be £49.

The full £49 cost of the garden waste service will remain the same regardless of when you purchase the service. We are unable to offer any reduced rates if you purchase the service at any time during the service year. 

Renew or register for the garden waste service online

You will need to login to your account to renew or register for the garden waste service 2021. If you do not have an account, you will need to create one.


If you are an existing customer, your details will be saved on your account. If any of your details have changed in the last year, you'll be able to update them on the form. 


You can also renew or register by calling  01202 123123. Please note due to high demand that your call may be held in a queue. 

Garden waste collections 2021

The 2020 service was temporarily suspended for two collections due to Covid-19. To make up for these collections, we’ll be providing a catch-up service from 18 January to 12 February 2021. 

During these four weeks, if you subscribed to the 2020 service please present your bins with your 2020 payment sticker clearly visible to receive these two collections. 

The 2021 service officially starts week commencing 15 February 2021, garden waste bins must display the 2021 service sticker from this date onwards to ensure your bin is emptied. The last collection will be on week ending 17 December 2021.

Terms and conditions

Please make sure you read the terms and conditions for the garden waste service.

Page last updated: 12 April 2021
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