Trade waste

If you run a business you are legally responsible for making sure that your waste is handled and disposed of properly. The service varies across the region, please choose your local council below for commercial waste information for your area.

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Please note if we only receive your waste transfer notice we will assume that you have read and agreed to our terms and conditions as specified in the trade waste agreement form which you can download below.

We offer:

  • a competitive pricing structure and a variety of ways to pay
  • a rolling contract with one month's notice period
  • collections from home-based businesses or those in commercial premises
  • collections at a frequency to suit your needs and one-off collections
  • commercial paper and cardboard recycling collections to help keep your prices down

Collections and pricing

Trade waste collections and pricing
Sticker on bin Wheelie bin size Image or description  Refuse Charity refuse Recycling paper or cardboard
Blue 1100 litres, height 1330, width 1400, depth 1090 (mm)   £18.00 £9.00 £9.00 (cardboard only)
Orange 770 litres, height 1360, width 1350, depth 770 (mm)   £14.00  £7.00 £7.00 (cardboard only)
Purple 240 litres, height 1100, width 580, depth 740 (mm)   £4.80 £2.35 £2.35
Dark grey Refuse sack width 735, length 990 (mm)   £2.40 £1.35 Not applicable (N/A)
Green Secured bundle flat pack equivalent 1 x refuse sack N/A N/A £1.35 (cardboard only)

Conditions of trade waste agreement Lewes District Council

Conditions of trade waste agreement Lewes District Council
Summary: Download the conditions of trade waste agreement
File Size: 227KB
File Type: application/pdf
Created: 09 May 2017
Last Modified: 01 August 2017

All trade waste in the Eastbourne Borough needs to be organised through a private contractor as we do not offer any waste services for businesses. 

Waste disposal in catering premises:

Other commercial waste:

  • Visit East Sussex County Council's business waste web page for storage, handling and disposal advice.