Business waste

Charges to collect waste and recycling from businesses in East Renfrewshire.

How to apply

Icon for pdf Download a Duty of Care agreement [63.23KB].

Icon for pdf Download a Direct Debit mandate [222.1KB].

After you've filled out the above documents, post these to the address provided within the Direct Debit mandate.

Commercial waste collection charges

Container uplift charges
ContainerWeekly charge
Red trade sack£2.88 per sack
Plastic wheeled bin 140 litre£2.88
Plastic wheeled bin 240 litre£5.70
Plastic wheeled bin 360 litre£8.12
Steel wheeled container 500 litre£10.60
Steel wheeled container 660 litre£13.68
Steel wheeled container 1100/1280 litre£19.95


Weekly leasing charges

ContainerWeekly charge
Plastic wheeled bin 140 litre 77 pence
Plastic wheeled bin 240 litre85 pence
Steel wheeled container litres£2.58
Steel wheeled container 1100/1280 litres£2.66

We no longer lease 360 litre plastic wheeled bins or 500 litre steel wheeled bins.

Trade recycling charges

Recycling collection charges
ContainerCharge
Paper, cardboard and cartons 48 litre bag£2.30 fortnightly
Glass. cans and plastics 55 litre box£2.30 fortnightly
Glass, cans and plastics 240 litre bin£4.20 fortnightly
Paper, cardboard and cartons 240 litre bin£4.20 fortnightly
Food waste 240 litre bin£5.70 weekly


Free recycling collection

Businesses that produce more than 500 litres of general waste per week are entitled to free recycling collection.

To use this service you need to Icon for pdf register with SEPA as a waste carrier [59.94KB].

However, all customers can use our Commercial Waste Recycling Centre free of charge. It's located at the Barrhead Household Waste and Recycling Centre.

Special commercial uplifts

The charge is £27.50. This will be added to the standard uplift charge for the container.

Contaminated recycling containers

If your container can't be collected due to contamination, there will be a charge of £27.50 to remove it.

This is in addition to the standard uplift charge for the container.​​​​​​

Last modified on 3 July 2020

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