Waste and recycling

If you are self-isolating with COVID-19 symptoms you can find out how to dispose of your used tissues and disposable cleaning cloths safely.

  • Bulky waste collections: bulky waste collections are suspended for the Lewes district during the current Covid-19 lockdown.
  • Delivery of food caddies expected in January 2021 has been delayed for up to five weeks by our supplier because of the impact of coronavirus. This service is for Lewes District residents only.
  • New bin deliveries: If you would like to order a new bin, or if you have done so in the last few days, please be aware that there is likely to be a delay in deliveries in Lewes district. We apologise for this inconvenience
  • Waste and recycling centres: East Sussex County Council's  household waste and recycling centres are open and operating as normal.