Recycle batteries

You can recycle most household batteries using new pink recycling bags we've sent to all households. Batteries are a fire hazard if not recycled properly, so do not put them in any of your bins.

Non-recyclable waste

Check what goes in your non-recyclable waste, check collection days, order a bin or report a collection problem.


Check what goes in your recycling bins or sacks, your collection days, order a new bin or report a problem with your collection.

Food waste recycling

We provide a food waste recycling service for Annan, Dalbeattie, Dumfries, Gretna, Lockerbie and Stranraer.

Bulky waste

We can collect large items or bulky waste for a fee, for example, furniture, electrical appliances, garden waste, bikes and mattresses.

Garden waste

We do not provide a garden waste collection service, but there are several ways you can manage your garden waste.

Commercial bulky waste

Businesses and charities in Dumfries and Galloway can pay us to collect large items or bulky waste from commercial properties.

Commercial waste

We provide services to over 2,000 commercial customers across the region. We'll work with you to identify the best services for you.

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