Get up to speed on what to do with your waste and how to recycle more over Christmas.
Over Christmas our collections change a little - check the calendars below to find out when we will emptying your bins.
We will recycle your real Christmas tree for free!
If you have a garden waste bin all you need to do is leave your real Christmas tree (without decorations) beside your brown bin for collection throughout January.
If you don't - not a problem - you can recycle your tree at any of our collection points listed below.
Large trees (more than 7 ft tall, 3 inch trunk) can only be collected via a collection point or at any of Suffolk's household recycling centres - Find your nearest recycling centre
|Parish||Collection point||Collection day||Collection date|
|Bacton||Village hall car park||Tuesday||7 January|
|Barking||Grass area rear of village hall||Thursday||16 January|
|Buxhall||Sports field car park opposite village hall||Thursday||9 January|
|Claydon/Barham||Near scout hut (see map)||Thursday||16 January|
|Coddenham||Recreation ground and Village Hall||Thursday||16 January|
|Combs||Beside the village sign||Thursday||9 January|
|Cotton||Village hall car park||Tuesday||7 January|
|Crowfield||Village hall car park||Wednesday||15 January|
|Debenham||Leisure Centre car park near recycling banks||Tuesday||14 January|
|Elmswell||Blackbourne car park||Wednesday||8 January|
|Eye||Playing field car park||Tuesday||14 January|
|Great Finborough||Opposite shop||Thursday||9 January|
|Gislingham||Village hall car park||Monday||6 January|
|Haughley||The Green||Friday||10 January|
|Hoxne||Village hall car park||Monday||13 January|
|Mendlesham||Community centre||Monday||6 January|
|Needham Market||Crowley Road Bowls Club car park||Wednesday||15 January|
|Needham Market||Hurstlea Road car park||Wednesday||15 January|
|Old Newton||Village hall car park||Friday||10 January|
|Palgrave||Village hall car park||Monday||6 January|
|Rattlesden||Playing field car park||Thursday||9 January|
|Stowmarket||Chilton Fields car park||Friday||17 January|
|Stowmarket||Recreation ground||Friday||17 January|
|Stowupland||Village hall car park||Friday||17 January|
|Thorndon||The Black Horse car park||Tuesday||14 January|
|Walsham Le Willows||Four Ashes Farm opposite nursery (see map)||Tuesday||7 January|
|Wickham Skeith||Village hall car park||Monday||6 January|
|Worlingworth||Village hall car park||Monday||13 January|
First and foremost, Christmas is a great time to be thinking about reducing your waste.
Extra glass? Find your nearest bottle bank.
Unsure about what other waste you can recycling or where - find out in the A-Z of recycling.