Christmas Tree Collections

Christmas Tree Collections

Residents with household wheeled bins will have their real Christmas tree collected on their usual brown bin day between 10th and 21st January. Residents are asked to put their tree next to their brown bin. Residents do not need to have a garden waste permit to have their tree collected.

Communal bin users, both on and off-street, are requested to leave their tree by their communal bins between 10th and 21st January, allowing access for use and emptying of the bins.

Collections will be from 10th to 14th January for all addresses north of the streets listed below.

For addresses on and south of Beach Boulevard, Justice Street, Castlegate, Union Street, Albyn Place, Queens Road and Skene Road, collections will from 17th to 21st January.

Residents are asked to take Christmas trees to Household Waste and Recycling Centres out with these dates.

Recycling Points and Centres

Local Recycling Points are available across the city. For more information visit Recycling points | Aberdeen City Council.

For those arriving in a large vehicle, trailer or with paint and chemicals, please book an appointment.

For information on location, opening times and booking system visit Find your nearest household waste and recycling centre | Aberdeen City Council

Suspension of Bulky Uplift Service

Bulky Uplifts have been suspended over the festive period and these will resume 10th January.

Customer Enquiries

Customers may submit enquiries online via the Council website which will be logged on Firmstep. Those who do submit a general enquiry online will be sent an automated response with a link to information on the Council website.


Martina Klubal

Team Leader (Waste and Recycling)