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Recycling at home

Find out what can be can be recycled and put in your mixed recycling bag.

Published on: 8 January 2021

Last updated: 4 February 2021

Every residential property in Westminster, including individual houses or blocks of flats receives, at least one mixed recycling collection per week.

Only put items listed in ‘what goes in mixed recycling’ in your clear bags and in large communal recycling bins on estates and blocks of flats.

We deliver clear recycling bags to residents twice a year. It is quick and easy to order more if you need them. Unfortunately, due to the current lockdown, it is not possible to pick-up recycling bags from libraries or the Mobile Recycling Centre.

If you live on an estate, put your recycling in reusable bags. Then empty the contents into your estate's communal recycling bins and keep the reusable bag to use again.

Find out more about how your mixed recycling is collected