The arrangements for recycling and waste kerbside collection services during the festive holiday period have been confirmed by Bridgend County Borough Council.

Residents can also put out one extra waste bag for their first refuse collection after Christmas Day.


  • Collections due the week commencing Monday 25 December 2023 (Christmas Day) will be collected two days later than usual.
  • Collections due the week commencing Monday 01 January 2024 (New Years Day) will be collected one day later than usual.


Also, all community recycling centres will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day but open as normal on all other days.

Please note that real Christmas trees can be recycled at all community recycling centres and can also be taken to the Waterton Depot from 2 January.


Visit the council’s website for more information about waste and recycling over the festive period, which includes a list of what can or cannot be recycled.