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Pre-paid waste bags

The preferred low-cost option for businesses that don’t have space for a waste container

Our pre-paid waste bags service is a popular, cost-effective option for your business when you don’t have the available space to order a waste container. There are five types of pre-paid products to choose from:

Standard bags (red) – suitable for light residual waste from retailers and offices
Mixed recycling bags (blue) – for your recyclable paper, cardboard, glass, cans, plastic pots, trays, tubs and bottles as well as Tetra type packs.
Cardboard stickers (black,yellow,blue) –  to dispose of your flatpacked cardboard waste
Premium bags (also red)- stronger, larger bags suitable for heavy waste from hospitality businesses
Compactor bags (grey) – suitable for compactors such as Tony Team, Bergmann and Orwak












pre-paid waste bags

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What else might you need to know?

How much does it cost?

Our prices cover both the collection and disposal of your waste. There are no hidden fees, VAT and no wasted time.

Contact us for the most up to date collection charges.

When will my bags arrive?

Once payment has been cleared your order will be delivered free of charge the next working day. We can also make out of hours deliveries when needed. Please contact us for further details. For more FAQs please read here.

When should I place my bags out for collection?

Please place your bags out for collection at the allocated time for your street as close to the building line as possible. Collection times can be found here. Please also read here for further information on how to place your rubbish out correctly.