There will be no changes to bin collections in County Durham over the August bank holiday. Rubbish, recycling and garden waste will be picked up as normal, on the usual collection day, during the week commencing Monday, 28th August 2017. Householders should put their bins out for collection by 7am on their normal collection day. Anyone unsure of their collection day can download a bin collection calendar by entering their postcode and house number into the MyDurham section of the council’s website at Customer access points will be closed on bank holiday Monday and will re-open the following morning. For more information about bin collections please visit and to find out which items go where visit www.durham. Residents are also reminded that they can access many services at a time convenient to them, such as reporting an issue or paying a bill, by visiting the Do it Online section of our website at doitonline