Stratford District Council (SDC) provides a kerbside rubbish and recycling service for urban residents in Stratford and Midhirst. This includes a general waste collection, glass collection and a co-mingled recycling collection.
General waste is collected every week for all eligible residents and there are 2 collection areas that cover the fortnightly glass and co-mingled collections on alternate weeks.
Large yellow or green lid bin is for the co-mingled recycling.
Red lid bin is for general waste.
Blue crate is for glass bottles and glass food containers – lids must be removed.
Rubbish is collected from Areas A and B every Monday.
This bin with the red lid is for general refuse. Any general refuse can be put in this bin including green waste such as weeds, lawn clippings and broken glass The two items that cannot be put in this bin are hot ashes and liquids.
The bin should be placed at the road side by 7.30am on the morning of your collection day with the wheels facing the house. Council collection services are not disrupted by public holidays.
Materials that can be put in the yellow or green lidded recycling wheelie bin are:
- Paper and cardboard
- Plastics with the numbers 1, 2 and 5
- Steel and aluminium cans
- All containers must be washed and have caps removed. These materials may be placed in the bin unsorted.
- Glass that can be put in the blue crate are:
- Drink & other bottles (clear, green and brown only)