We have announced the following changes to our opening hours over Christmas and the New Year. Council hubs Bourne Hill, County Hall and Monkton Park offices will be closed on Friday, 22 December, Monday, 25 December, Tuesday, 26 December and Monday, 1 January. Waste and recycling There will be no waste or recycling collections on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. There will be catch up collections on Saturday 30 December, Saturday 6 January and Saturday 13 January. All collection days will return to normal from Monday 15 January. Please check your collection days here http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/rubbish-collection-days
Garden waste collections will be suspended from Monday 25 December for two weeks and will resume the week commencing 8 January. Collections will be one day later than normal during this week and will return to normal from Monday 15 January. If you have paid for a garden waste collection you can leave your real Christmas tree alongside your garden waste bin on your first garden waste collection day in January and it will be collected and composted. Household Recycling Centres All household recycling centres will be closed from 1pm on Sunday 24 December and all day on 25 December, 26 December and 1 January. At all other times normal opening hours will apply, 10am to 4pm, five days per week. Visit http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/household-recycling-centres-locations-opening to check which days your local centre is open. A reminder that Wiltshire residents using any of Wiltshire’s household recycling centres to dispose of household waste and recycling in a van, pick up truck, flat bed truck, or large trailer (between 1.8 and 3 metres long), need a permit. Permits are free of charge, allow a maximum of 12 visits per year and are available at http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/household-recycling-centres-permits. To check opening hours for any other services please visit the website www.wiltshire.gov.uk or call 0300 456 0100.