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Enquire about our commercial waste services

The council provides  a comprehensive range of waste management services to help local organisations manage their waste within Exeter and the immediate surrounding area.

The purpose of this service is to extract as much value from your waste as possible.  Our collection services include:

  • mixed recycling in one container - paper, plastics, small card and tins
  • separated recycling materials - paper, plastics, cardboard and tins
  • glass - mixed colours
  • rubbish for conversion to energy
  • waste from special events
  • food waste
  • clinical waste
  • hazardous waste, including electrical and electronic items

Nothing goes to waste - even the materials that can't be used any other way are used to create energy from waste here in Exeter.

If you are an existing customer of the Council’s commercial waste collection services and have a query, or would like to order waste sacks and/or tape, please email us at

However, if you are new to our waste collection services and would like to enquire about these services, please press Start and complete the contact form.

Please note we can only provide this service to commercial addresses.

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More info about the journey

To complete the form you will need the following:

  • tell us the type of waste you'd like us to collect
  • details about your company and your role within it
  • your contact details to we can get in touch

A member of our Commercial Waste Team will contact you within 3 working days of your enquiry.

When this content has been updated

Last updated 3 November 2020