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Temporary garden and household waste permit

Temporary garden and household waste permits are valid for 14 days at one site

You'll need a permit if you're using a:

  • Van, pick-up truck or any vehicle designed or altered to transport goods
  • Trailer 4 foot 6 inches (1.37 metres) long or over (from front board to back board)

Key facts about temporary garden and household waste permits:

  • Permits are free of charge
  • Valid for 14 days at one site
  • Permits are registered to one person and one vehicle – they are non-transferable
  • You can collect your permit in person or receive it in the post

Apply for a waste permit

You can apply for a temporary garden and household waste permit online

Collecting your permit

You can collect your permit from County Hall or any of the following libraries - during staffed hours - straight after placing your order:

From 1 April 2019 our libraries will be 'Smart Libraries' with revised opening hours that allow self access during non-staffed times. You can only collect your permit when the library is staffed.

Alternatively you can choose to receive your permit through the post.

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