Close Waste collections

Find out more about the changes to our bin collections. You can also check your bin day with our online calendar and if we have missed collecting your waste, you can report it online.You can also find out how to report issues to us online such as if you haven't had a calendar or a new bin/box.


Easter waste collections and opening hours

In the week beginning, 22 April, all collections will be a day later with collections usually due on Friday 26 April being carried out on Saturday 27 April. Collections return to normal in the following week. Find out more.


Elections - May 2019

Find out more about the local elections on 2 May 2019, including how to register to vote, how to apply for a postal or proxy vote and who is standing for election. You can also see a full breakdown of the results in 2015. You can also find out about the European Parliament elections on 23 May 2019.


There is currently no crematorium within Allerdale however the contact details for the nearest crematoria can be found below.

Carlisle City Council

Bereavement Services
Carlisle City Council
Richardson Street

Telephone Number: 01228 625310

Copeland Borough Council

Distington Hall Crematorium
CA14 4QY

Telephone Number: 01946 830561

Although we do not have the facilities to offer cremation, bereaved families can bury or strew cremated remains in any of Allerdale Borough Council's cemeteries. Maryport cemetery has a memorial wall where inscribed plaques or vase blocks can be placed. These can be leased from us, please contact the bereavement services department for details.