Scottish Borders Council
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Household rubbish


Garden waste

Find out how to dispose of your garden waste.

Household waste collections

Rubbish that can't be recycled.

How to deal with extra waste

Find out what to do when you have too much waste for your bins.

Special uplifts

If you need to dispose of a large household item which will not fit in your bin you can arrange a special uplift.

What happens to your household waste?

Quick answer: landfill, and that is not good.


Scottish Borders Council

Council Headquarters Newtown St. Boswells Melrose TD6 0SA

Tel: 0300 100 1800


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