Services that will be continued

  • Household waste collection
  • Recycling collection
  • Trade waste collection
  • Street cleansing service will be limited to consist of litter bin emptying, litter picking of overflowing public bins and emergencies e.g. broken glass etc

NCC are pleased to confirm that their teams will still be running a garden waste collection service from Monday, March 30.

Please put your bins out  before 7am on your normal collection day. You can help us by thoroughly washing your hands for at least 20 seconds before and after touching your bins – as well as ensuring social distancing rules.

Non-essential service that are suspended are:

  • Grass cutting
  • Bulky waste collection
  • Household Waste Recovery Centres are now closed as they were attracting a large number of users, with many ignoring the social distancing requirement, this was putting themselves and staff at a risk

Other services that are closed 

  • Libraries
  • Sports Centres

More information can be found at the County Council website

https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/Home.aspx