Pay for garden waste collections

Pay to have your garden waste collected every week. You can share collections with neighbours.

Subscription costs are as follows:

  • £75 for a 12 month service
  • £60 for a 9 month service

Reduced rates are available for Camden residents aged 65 or older, or those in receipt of 100% Council Tax Support.

Each subscription will provide you with three white garden waste bags or one brown garden waste wheelie bin.

Subscriptions start on 1 April and end on 31 March.

To subscribe to collections between Janurary and March 2023, or to apply for a concessionary subscription please call Veolia on 020 3567 8105.

Subscribe for garden waste collections from 1 April 2023

Where to put your garden waste

You should put your garden waste:

  • in your three white bags or brown wheelie bin
  • outside the address you used when you registered for collections by 7am on collection day
  • within one metre of the front boundary entrance of the property

Garden waste that doesn't fit in your bags or bin won't be collected.

What goes in your garden waste

We collect:

  • grass cuttings
  • weeds
  • dead flowers
  • garden prunings
  • leaves and bark

We can’t collect:

  • soil or rubble
  • plant pots
  • stones
  • large tree cuttings
  • food waste
  • any other general rubbish


Composting is cheap, energy-efficient and can improve your soil.

Find out more with Veolia's guide to home composting

You can buy subsidised compost bins from £5 plus delivery at Get Composting:

Buy a composter