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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

See the latest information and advice in Exeter. We are closely monitoring the situation and working with the government and NHS, who are well prepared to deal with this virus.

May bank holiday bin collections

Domestic refuse and recycling collections due on Monday 25 May, will instead take place on Saturday 30 May. All other collections that week will remain as normal – find out when your bin is collected

Allotment rules and conditions

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8. Water, bonfires & other restrictions

  • Hosepipes or similar siphoning devices are not to be used to remove water from any water trough and Tenants must take every precaution to prevent contamination of the troughs or water supplies, e.g. tools and containers should not be rinsed in the troughs.
  • The water supply to the site will be turned off between the 1 October and 1 April to avoid frost damage to pipes.
  • Bonfires are permitted only between 1 September and 31 March.
  • Bonfires can only take place after midday on;
    • Tuesdays
    • Saturdays (September only)
    • The first Saturday of the month (October - March)
  • Nuisance to neighbours must be avoided at all costs
  • All bonfires must be extinguished by dusk
  • No material other than that produced on the Allotment may be burnt.
  • The use of accelerants is prohibited.
  • Only dry vegetable material may be burnt.
  • All potentially hazardous materials should be removed from the allotment site and disposed of at the relevant civic amenity site.
  • Tenants may not remove soil or similar materials from the site.