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Report a missed bin

Bin collection delays

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

  Domestic Bin Type 
Street / Area  Neighbourhood     Green     Blue       Brown      Food     Anticipated Completion Date 
Hillhead areaHillheadX   17 July 2018
Partick areaPartick X  17 July 2018
Drumchapel areaDrumchapelX   17 July 2018
City CentreCity Centre   X17 July 2018
Ibrox areaIbroxX   17 July 2018
Shawlands areaShawlands X  17 July 2018
Pollokshields areaPollokshields   X17 July 2018

Last updated; 19:50 Sunday 17 July 2018.

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 your app store.

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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