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Bin collection delays

Please see below today's web update:

There are currently delays with the following bin collections. We apologise for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

StreetNeighbourhoodDomestic Bin TypeAnticipated Completion Date
GreenBlueBrownFood
Hillhead AreaHillheadX   18 February 2019
Knightswood AreaKnightswoodX   18 February 2019
Maryhill AreaMaryhill   X18 February 2019
Yorkhill  AreaYorkhill   X  18 February 2019
Springburn AreaSpringburnX   18 February 2019
Possilpark areaPossilparkX   18 February 2019
Whiteinch AreaWhiteinchX   18 February 2019
Armadale StreetDennistounX   18 February 2019
Bellgrove StreetDennistounX   18 February 2019
Carntyne AreaCarntyneX   18 February 2019
Parkhead AreaParkheadX   18 February 2019
Springburn AreaSpringburn X  18 February 2019

Last Updated: 19:40, Sunday 17 February 2019.

What is a missed bin collection?

A missed bin collection is when we have not emptied your bin after 6pm on the scheduled collection day.

Before you report a missed bin collection please check. 

  • Your bin was on the kerbside from 7am
  • You have put your bin our on the right day: you can use our  to check your collection days
  • You bin is not contaminated e.g. items which should not be put in the bin are in the bin
  • Your bin is not overloaded and the bin lid is fully closed

How do I report a missed bin collection?

You can report a missed bin using our online form.

You can also report a missed bin using MyGlasgow app. You can download our app from the App store and Google Play.

Once you submit a report, please ensure you make your bin available for collection.

How long does it take to collect a missed bin?

It can take us up to 7 days to return to collect a missed bin. If you have already contacted us to report a missed bin collection, please allow 7 days before contacting us again.

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