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Our response to the coronavirus outbreak is continuing – and our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

We are currently working through the detail of the latest government announcements which affect Leicester city and parts of the county. 

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Increased restrictions for Leicester and parts of Leicestershire  

Order a compost bin

Composting at home reduces waste and can help to improve the quality of the soil in your garden.

Get cut-price compost bins for your home

You can buy discounted compost bins from get composting
Telephone orders: 0844 571 4444

Compost bin sizes and prices:

  • 220 litre bins cost from £12.00
  • 330 litre bins cost from £13.00
  • Compost bins in green are available for an extra £2 per unit – see for details
  • Delivery charge of £5.99 per order
  • Buy one, get another half price for two bins of the same size and colour

Bags of compost are for sale (£3.25 for a 40 litre bag) from all recycling and household waste sites in Leicestershire.

From 1 July 2017 you will only be able to buy compost at your Recycling and Household Waste site using a credit or debit card. Cash payments will only be accepted at Whetstone.

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