Garden Waste Subscription

About the Garden Waste Subscription Scheme

If you do not already have a green garden waste bin, you cannot subscribe online.

If you do not have a garden waste bin, please e-mail your details to for further information about your property and garden waste.

  • New garden waste subscription stickers (Yellow colour) for 2022/2023 are now available for purchase and will be valid until 31 July 2023.
  • The garden waste subscription service runs from 1 August to 31 July every year.
  • If you wish to continue the service from 1 August 2022, you must subscribe again no later than 18 July.  There is no option for a discounted service for part of a year.
  • If you have already subscribed for 2021/22 (White colour), your sticker is valid until 31 July 2022.
  • If you do not already have a green bin, you cannot subscribe online, please contact us for information.
  • Our garden waste stickers are printed and sent once a week and it may be up to 10 working days before you receive your new sticker.


There are a number of no cost alternatives for residents that do not wish to subscribe.

You could either:

  • Compost your garden waste at home.
  • Take your garden waste to one of the Household Waste Recycling Centres operated by Lancashire County Council.
  • Put your garden waste in your grey refuse bin.

The annual subscription for 2022/23 is £33 per bin.

If you have already subscribed to the current garden waste collection service, you should re-subscribe from 1 June 2022 in order for your collection to continue after 31 July 2022.

Please note, there are no garden waste collections in December, January and February.

Subscribe to the Garden Waste service

Registration and payment is straight forward and should take only a few minutes and can be done at your convenience 24/7.

Please use a current web browser to access the payment page, e.g. Microsoft Edge, Opera, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Safari.