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Bulky waste collection – Saturday 10 February

The Council is pleased to have budgeted again this year for the bulky waste collection service to operate in Edenbridge so that you can conveniently dispose of your large unwanted items for free. There will be four collections this year; the first collection will be on Saturday 10 February:

Church Street (the Plat junction) 9.15 am – 9.45 am
Skeynes Road (by the green) 10.00 am – 10.30 am
Stangrove Estate (Park View Close) 10.45 am – 11.15 am
Spitals Cross Estate (Fircroft Way near Farmstead Drive) 11.30 am – 12 noon

Items must be under 6ft long. The service cannot take electrical appliances, metal, hard core, compostable garden waste, large panels of glass, oil or paint. No commercial/business waste allowed.

FLY-TIPPING IS ILLEGAL and those who do it can face large fines and a criminal record. Please wait with your items until the vehicle arrives.

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Council services this Christmas

Festive waste collections 2023

Sevenoaks District Council’s staff will be working extra days over Christmas and the New Year so you don’t miss a waste and recycling collection.

Most collections will take place a day later than usual except the Christmas day collection on Monday 25 December, which will take place earlier on Saturday 23 December.

If you use the Garden Waste Collection Service, the same changes will apply.

Please refer to the table to the below for details:

Your normal dayYour revised collection day
Friday 22 DecemberNo change, normal collection
Monday 25 December (Christmas Day)Saturday 23 December
Tuesday 26 December (Boxing Day)Wednesday 27 December
Wednesday 27 DecemberThursday 28 December
Thursday 28 DecemberFriday 29 December
Friday 29 DecemberSaturday 30 December
Monday 1 JanuaryTuesday 2 January
Tuesday 2 JanuaryWednesday 3 January
Wednesday 3 JanuaryThursday 4 January
Thursday 4 JanuaryFriday 5 January
Friday 5 JanuarySaturday 6 January
From Monday 8 JanuaryNormal collection days resume

Please put your sacks out at 7am on your collection day to help prevent attracting animals and the build-up of litter.

To view your collection days online, visit www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/collectiondays

Christmas tree collections

Three, FREE ways to dispose of your real Christmas tree

There are lots of options available to recycle your real Christmas tree for free after this year’s festivities have ended.

Option 1 – Sevenoaks District Council’s Garden Waste collection service (for permit holders only)

If you hold a Garden Waste collection permit, simply place the tree in or next to your green bin and it will be picked up on your usual collection days throughout January.

Trees with a trunk of up to 90mm (3.5”) in diameter can be taken.

Option 2 – Take your tree to a local collection point

Take your tree to one of the District Council’s collection points and they will take if off your hands.

Sevenoaks District Council can take trees with a trunk of up to 90mm (3.5”) in diameter.

Crockham Hill
Deanery Road, TN8 6RE
Thursdays 11 and 18 January
8am to 8.45am
Edenbridge
Leisure Centre Car Park. Wellingtonia Way, TN8 5RE
Thursdays 11 and 18 January
9am to 9.45am
Four Elms
Layby by St Paul’s Church, Bough Beech Road, TN8 6NE
Thursdays 11 and 18 January
10am to 10.45am
Marsh Green
Marsh Green Road Layby TN8 5QR
Thursdays 11 and 18 January
11am to 11.45am
Cowden
Memorial Hall, Chantlers Mead, TN8 7HU
Thursdays 11 and 18 January
12.30pm to 1.15pm
Hever
Recycling site, Hever Castle Car Park, Hever Road, TN8 7NH
Fridays 12 and 19 January
7.30am to 8.15am
Chiddingstone
Richards Close, TN11 8LF
Fridays 12 and 19 January
8.30am to 9.15am
Penshurst
Penshurst Road layby, TN11 8DB
Fridays 12 and 19 January
9.30am to 10.15am
Fordcombe
Village Hall, The Green, TN3 0RT
Fridays 12 and 19 January
10.30am to 11.15am
Leigh
Recycling site, Crandalls, TN11 8RF
Fridays 12 and 19 January
11.30am to 12.15pm

Option 3 – Take your tree to a Household Waste Recycling Site

Take your tree to one of Kent County Council’s Household Waste Recycling Sites (informally known as the tip or the dump). They will take larger trees that are too big for Sevenoaks District Council to collect.

Visit www.kent.gov.uk/recycling or call 03000 41 73 73 to book a slot.

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Bulky waste collection – Saturday 7 October

The bulky waste vehicle will be doing the rounds in Edenbridge this October for the final collection of your large unwanted items this year.

Collections will be made on Saturday 7 October from:

Church Street (the Plat junction) 9.15 am – 9.45 am
Skeynes Road (by the green) 10.00 am – 10.30 am
Stangrove Estate (Park View Close) 10.45 am – 11.15 am
Spitals Cross Estate (Fircroft Way near Farmstead Drive) 11.30 am – 12 noon

Items must be under 6ft long. The service cannot take electrical appliances, metal, hard core, compostable garden waste, large panels of glass, oil or paint. No commercial/business waste allowed.

Please wait with your items until the vehicle arrives. The collection areas will be closely monitored in advance for fly tipping.

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Waste Collections

Bulky waste collection – Saturday 29 July

If you’ve had a summer clear-out, you’ll be pleased to hear that the bulky waste vehicle will be doing the rounds in Edenbridge this July to collect your large unwanted items.

Collections will be made on Saturday 29 July from:

Church Street (the Plat junction) 9.15am – 9.45am
Skeynes Road (by the green) 10.00am – 10.30am
Stangrove Estate (Park View Close) 10.45am – 11.15am
Spitals Cross Estate (Fircroft Way near Farmstead Drive) 11.30 – 12noon

Items must be under 6ft long. The service cannot take electrical appliances, metal, hard core, compostable garden waste, large panels of glass, oil or paint.

Please wait with your items until the vehicle arrives. The collection areas will be closely monitored in advance for fly tipping.

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Waste Collections

Bulky waste collection – Saturday 29 April

It’s time for a spring clean! The bulky waste vehicle will be visiting Edenbridge on Saturday 29 April.

Collections will be made from:

Church Street (the Plat junction) 9.15am – 9.45am
Skeynes Road (by the green) 10.00am – 10.30am
Stangrove Estate (Park View Close) 10.45am – 11.15am
Spitals Cross Estate (Fircroft Way near Farmstead Drive) 11.30 – 12noon

Items must be under 6ft long. The service cannot take electrical appliances, metal, hard core, compostable garden waste, large panels of glass, oil or paint. Please wait with your items until the vehicle arrives. The collection areas will be closely monitored in advance for fly tipping.

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Waste Collections

Easter waste collections

Sevenoaks District Council is responsible for collecting your household waste.

Following the Easter bank holiday, there may changes to your rubbish, recycling and garden waste collection days.

  • Good Friday, 7 April – no change – collections will take place as usual on this day.
  • Easter Monday, 10 April – all collections this week will be one day later than usual until Saturday 15 April.

Residents are asked to put their sacks out by 7am on their collection day.

For more information visit www.sevenoaks.gov.uk/easterwaste

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Waste Collections

Bulky Waste collection – Saturday 21 January

A good clear-out at the start of a new year always feels great, doesn’t it?!

If you have any bulky items to get rid of, the bulky waste collection vehicle will be doing the rounds in Edenbridge on Saturday 21 January:

  • CHURCH STREET (THE PLAT JUNCTION) 9.15am-9.45am
  • SKEYNES ROAD (BY THE GREEN) 10am-10.30am
  • STANGROVE ESTATE (PARK VIEW CLOSE) 10.45am-11.15am
  • SPITALS CROSS ESTATE (FIRCROFT WAY near Farmstead Drive) 11.30am-12 noon

Please ensure you wait with your rubbish until the vehicle arrives. The sites will be closely monitored for fly-tipping.

The service cannot take electrical appliances/metal/hard core/compostable garden waste/large panes of glass/oil or paint.

For more information on how to get rid of your waste, visit Sevenoaks District Council rubbish and recycling.

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Waste Collections

Get rid of your bulky waste this July

The bulky waste vehicle will be visiting Edenbridge on Saturday 30 July.

Collections will be made from:

Church Street (the Plat junction) 9.15am – 9.45am
Skeynes Road (by the green) 10.00am – 10.30am
Stangrove Estate (Park View Close) 10.45am – 11.15am
Spitals Cross Estate (Fircroft Way near Farmstead Drive) 11.30 – 12noon

The Town Council is pleased to continue funding this service as we know a lot of residents, especially those that are unable to go to ‘The Tip’, find it very helpful.

The service cannot take electrical appliances, metal, hard core, compostable garden waste, large panels of glass, oil or paint. Please wait with your items until the vehicle arrives. The collection areas will be closely monitored in advance for fly tipping.

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Next Bulky Waste Collection – Saturday 22 January

SATURDAY 22nd JANUARY – A BULKY WASTE VEHICLE WILL VISIT:

  1. CHURCH STREET (THE PLAT JUNCTION) – 9.15am-9.45am
  1. SKEYNES ROAD (BY THE GREEN) – 10am-10.30am
  1. STANGROVE ESTATE (PARK VIEW CLOSE) 10.45am-11.15am
  2. SPITALS CROSS ESTATE (FIRCROFT WAY near Farmstead Drive) 30am-12 noon

PLEASE ENSURE YOU WAIT WITH YOUR RUBBISH UNTIL THE VEHICLE ARRIVES

THE SERVICE CANNOT TAKE ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES/ METAL/ HARD CORE/ COMPOSTABLE GARDEN WASTE/ LARGE PANES OF GLASS/ OIL OR PAINT

The areas the collection visits will be closely monitored for fly tipping.

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