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.
Health and safety advice
Our team promotes and and protects the health and safety of employees in the workplace.
We can help you meet your requirements under the health and safety laws, as well as inspect a premises which may be in breach of those laws.
Health and safety partners
Our primary partner with health and safety issues is the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Different bodies are responsible for enforcing different areas. The HSE website shows who is responsible for what.
The HSE have lots of advice on complying with issues such as:
- Legionella and legionaire's disease
- Slips and trips
- Equipment needed
As well as industry related advice such as for:
- Health and social care
- Waste and recycling
Health and Safety advisory visit
We do carry out advisory visits on businesses and properties to ensure they operate to the required regulations. You can also request a visit from us.
Report a possible breach of Health and Safety laws
You can also use our general enquiry form to report a possible breach of health and safety laws. Your enquiry will be treated in confidence.
You can also contact the health and safety team by telephone on our main number.
Health and safety prosecutions
You can search the prosecution register on the Health and Safety Executive website.