Recycling your Christmas tree

How to recycle your real Christmas tree

Leave your real tree next to your recycling bin, on your normal collection day, between Monday 9 January and Friday 20 January 2023.

  • please ensure it is placed separately and not in any bin or bag
  • important: No other garden waste will be accepted during this time
  • trees should be no taller than 6ft, with trunks no greater than 3 inches in diameter
  • alternatively, you can also recycle trees at your local recycling centre

Please ensure it is placed separately and not in any bin or bag. Find out when your recycling collection day is.

Reporting missed tree collections

Please report the missed tree to the following email env.services@centralbedfordshire.gov.uk or contact customer services (on 0300 300 8300), for collection to be rearranged.