East Lothian Council

Waste and Recycling Services

Your waste and recycling services

Waste and recycling collections

East Lothian Council has a duty to provide certain waste and recycling services. This includes separate collections for some materials like food, plastics and cardboard.

Every household in East Lothian is provided with:

In addition to the regular collection services, households can also book a collection for bulky household waste items.

For waste collections from properties other than households, please visit our pages on trade waste.

Bring Sites

The Council also provides a network of Recycling Points for paper, textiles, glass and cans, and four Recycling Centres where you can recycle a wide range of items.  

John Muir House, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01875 824305

Download a PDF leaflet which explains how your waste and recycling services are changing

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.