Nottingham City Council Commercial Waste Services

What waste is not acceptable in Refuse Sacks?

Please note that the maximum weight per bag is 10kg. 

  • No liquids, or any material which is toxic, corrosive, flammable, explosive or hazardous.
  • No raw or processed animal wastes including meat, fish or eggs.
  • No waste that constitutes or is likely to constitute as a health and safety risk to any persons emptying, collecting or disposing of the waste or emptying the Pre-Paid Bag. Including broken glass.


Where should the Bags be Located for Collection?

  • Pre-Paid Bags shall be sited in a safe and secure position for convenient collection as agreed with Nottingham City Council. The Pre-Paid Bag must be securely tied.
  • The customer accepts responsibility for all loss or damage to the Pre-Paid Bags. The customer shall take all reasonable care of the Pre-Paid Bags.
  • The customer shall provide safe and unobstructed access to the Pre-Paid Bags on the day of collection.


When is the Service Provided?

  • We can provide a collection service that can be arranged 7 days a week depending on location of your business. Please be aware that there are restrictions on times when bagged waste can be disposed of onto the public highway. We will advise on this information before you organise your order with us.
  • It is the customers responsibility to ensure they have sufficient Pre-Paid Bags.