Domestic waste and recycling collection


Torridge District Council (TDC) provides a weekly kerbside waste collection .  Collection is usually every Monday. TDC’s waste management page has further details about the service and information on bank holiday collection dates.

Report missed bin collections

Telephone 01237 428734 or email

Bulky waste

TDC offers a chargeable bulky waste collection for furniture, white goods and so on. Contact TDC for details.

You can also take large items to Caddsdown recycling centre.

Garden and food waste

TDC also collects garden and food waste every other Tuesday. Please use the green bin provided.


Torridge DC collects recyclables on Tuesday mornings. Green box for glass and plastic bottles, metal cans. Green plastic bag for paper, cardboard, newspapers and magazines.

The tip

The nearest local tip, or household waste recycling centre provided by Devon County Council, is at Caddsdown, Bideford.

Caddsdown offers free disposal of bulky items, a range of recyclables and other household waste. Charges apply for building waste.