Bin requests

Request additional or replacement bins or request removal of unwanted containers

Submit your request via the link below to:

  • Request additional blue or brown bins (up to 2 each per household)
  • Order new kerbside bins if you're moving in to a brand new house
  • Get lost, stolen or damaged household bins replaced
  • Request removal of an unwanted bin

Request additional recycling bins, replacement bins or removal of bins

Additional bins for non-recyclable general waste

The Council appreciates that there are some households who will produce additional waste which cannot be recycled. A second waste bin may be available to households with:

  • 5 or more permanent residents


  • 2 children aged 3 or under in disposable nappies living in the property


  • a permanent resident who produces non-recyclable, non-hazardous, healthcare waste

If your household meets one of the conditions above, you can apply online for a second 140L pink/purple waste bin.

Apply for a second green bin

Once your application has been received, an adviser will contact you to arrange a home visit to view documents to support your application. All personal information will be handled sensitively and in confidence. Information provided will only be used to ensure the appropriate capacity of non-recyclable waste is provided. Bins will only be issued once documents have been checked by a member of staff. Only approved second waste bins will be emptied.

Renewal of additional bins for non-recyclable general waste

If you have received a bin renewal letter in 2018, the period for renewal has now lapsed. Please reapply using the link above.

Contact details

Waste and recycling

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 476476