Check your bin collection day over the festive period

The dates your bin will be collected will most likely change next week as the council puts on extra Sunday collections to help wth covering the holiday period. Next week all collections will be one day earlier.

If your normal bin day would have been…Your amended collection day will be…
Monday, 20 December 2021One Day Earlier on Sunday 19 December 2021
Tuesday, 21 December 2021One Day Earlier on Monday 20 December 2021
Wednesday, 22 December 2021One Day Earlier on Tuesday 21 December 2021
Thursday, 23 December 2021One Day Earlier on Wednesday 22 December 2021
Friday, 24 December 2021One Day Earlier on Thursday 23 December 2021
Saturday, 25 December 2021One Day Earlier on Friday 24 December 2021
Monday 27 December – Friday 31 December 2021No change to collection
Saturday 1 January 2022One Day Late on Sunday 2 January 2022

People can also check their Christmas bin collection dates at or get bin day reminders straight to their phone by downloading the Leeds Bins app.

Leeds’ household recycling centres will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day but will otherwise be open and operating as normal. Glass jars and bottles can be recycled at 700 recycling banks across the city, which can be found via this map.