South Ribble residents can opt-in online for brown bin collections ahead of new charges

Brown bin collection charges will being in April
Brown bin collection charges will being in April
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Residents in South Ribble wishing to have garden waste collected by waste collection personnel will have to pay for the service starting within the next four months - but they can sign up now.

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On Monday April 9, South Ribble Council win introduce a ‘Garden Waste Subscription Service’, an opt-in service across the borough.

The service will cost £30 per year for every bin residents want to be collected.

A spokesman from South Ribble Council said: “If you do not wish to subscribe to the new Garden Waste Service you will no longer get a brown bin collection from the April 9 2018, and you can either compost the garden waste at home or dispose of it at your local Household Waste Recycling Centre for free.

Sign up online at