Emergency Telephone Numbers in the event of Extreme Weather
● Babergh District Council outside of office hours 0808 168 7794.
● Environment Hotline 0800 807 060
● UK Power Networks 0800 316 3105 or 0333 323 2105 from mobiles
Follow the link for more contacts and useful tips.

2016 Bin collection calendar

To download a copy of your waste and recycling collection calendar, or to find out where you can pick up a printed copy, click "Read more."

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2016 Bin collection calendar

You can leave the cap on

The Suffolk Waste Partnership has launched a campaign to encourage residents to recycle the aluminium screw tops from glass bottles.

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You can leave the cap on
  • Devolution

    Eight Suffolk councils (including Babergh and Mid Suffolk and Suffolk County Council) are starting a joint conversation with the Government about what powers might be devolved to them to improve positive outcomes for our communities. Read more

  • Tourism – Working With Us

    In order to help the tourism industry grow in our area and across Suffolk, officers are supporting the creation of a framework of more locally based industry led tourism bodies, called Destination Management Organisations. To find out more and how you can get involved click here.

  • Is your taxi licensed?

    On nights out make sure you only travel with licensed taxi and private hire services. To find out who is licensed with Babergh, click on our Licensing Register. 


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