Commercial Waste - information for businesses

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All businesses in Argyll with commercial waste contracts who have been closed due to COVID-19 will have their service resumed from July 2020 unless you contact us no later than 31st July 2020 at to tell us you are still closed.

Find out more about the changes to commerical bin collections from 22nd June here

Commercial waste contracts

Businesses can set up a commercial waste contract with us to pay to get their rubbish taken away from their premises.

If you already have a contract with us to collect your rubbish, you can pay your bill online here (select "Commercial refuse" from the list of options on the page).

To find out your collection dates, please see your individual commercial waste contract, or contact us

Commercial waste disposal sites

All companies have a legal duty to produce a commercial waste transfer note for all waste they dispose of.  If you do require to use our waste disposal sites please contact us on 01546 605514 to obtain details.

Waste (Scotland) regulations

Waste regulations introduced by the Scottish Government came into force in January 2014. These Regulations are a key part of the Scottish Government’s zero waste strategy to eliminate waste and reach a target of 70% recycling by 2025.

Zero Waste Scotland has free resources available online to help businesses fulfil their requirements.

SEPA (Scottish Environment Protection Agency) have a leaflet explaining the Duty of Care for businesses - this details the legal obligations on businesses in relation to any waste they generate

Contact us

If you would like further information about services in your area, please contact your area office:

Service Helpline:             01546 605514

Payment Helpline:-

For areas below contact: 01546 604637

  • Bute                                                     
  • Helensburgh and Lomond
  • Mid Argyll
  • Kintyre (including Gigha)
  • Islay and Jura


For areas below contact: 01546 604669

  • Cowal
  • Lorn and the Isles (including Mull, Iona, Tiree, Colonsay, Coll)