About the facility
The new household green waste reception at La Collette opened on Tuesday 29 March 2016. This facility replaces the reception at Gate 15 Bellozanne.
You can only recycle household garden waste at La Collette. Commercial garden waste is not accepted.
Soil improver is on sale at this site, loose (fill your own bin) and in 40 litre bags.
You can use the facility on the following dates and times (closed on public holidays).
|Monday - Saturday||7.30am to 4.15pm|
8am to 12.45pm
Christmas and New Year opening times
|Sunday 24 December (Christmas eve)||Closed|
|Monday 25 December (Christmas day)||Closed|
|Tuesday 26 December (Boxing day)||Closed|
|Sunday 31 December (New year's eve)||8am to 12.45pm|
|Monday 1 January (New year's day)||Closed|
Drive to La Collette and turn left before the DVS office. Continue along this road to reach the household green waste reception.
What you can't recycle
We can't recycle harmful plants or items that are not suitable for composting.
Not suitable for composting
Some materials are not compostable or are unsuitable for our composting process. Make sure that any green waste you bring to La Collette does not contain:
- plastics (including plastic bags)
- animal faeces
- soiled animal bedding
- treated or processed wood
- wooden posts or fencing
- rocks and large stones
There are also some plants that may be harmful to humans, animals and the composting process. The following plants should not be thrown away with other green or garden waste:
- broad and curly leaf dock
- Japanese knotweed
Noxious weeds information leaflet