Bin collections to continue for East Suffolk residents

PUBLISHED: 14:56 24 March 2020 | UPDATED: 15:20 24 March 2020

Bin collections will be continuing in East Suffolk. PHOTO: Adrian Judd

Bin collections will be continuing in East Suffolk. PHOTO: Adrian Judd


Bin collections will continue as normal for residents in Waveney, despite waste and recycling centres being closed due to Coronavirus.

A spokesperson for East Suffolk Council said: “Following the announcement that Suffolk County Council are closing all waste and recycling centres, please be aware that all standard household refuse collections in East Suffolk, including recycling and the ‘opt-in’ paid-for garden waste service, are continuing as normal for the time being.

You may also want to watch:

“Naturally, this situation is under constant review and, at a point where we are forced to make any changes, we will announce them. Whatever happens, however, waste collections will be prioritised throughout.”

East Suffolk Council’s customer services centre, at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft, has also closed for face-to-face enquiries.

Recyling centres throughout Suffolk were closed on Monday until further notice.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Eastern Daily Press. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the Eastern Daily Press