Collection days and bank holidays Please leave your refuse and recycling on the edge of your property by 7am (as collection times can vary) and no earlier than the night before. To look up your collection days, click on the area below: Mendip Sedgemoor South Somerset (enter postcode in ‘Your area’) Taunton Deane West Somerset Revised collection days for public holidays For single bank holidays, such as those in May and August, all collections (including clinical waste) will be one day later than usual, for example, Monday collections on Tuesday and Friday collections on Saturday. Bank holiday changes – revised collection dates for Christmas and New Year 2017/18 Usual collection dayRevised collection day Monday 18 December – Friday 22 DecemberNo change Monday 25 December – Friday 29 DecemberAll collections two days later (Monday pick-ups on Wednesday 27 and Friday pick-ups on Sunday 31 December) Monday 1 January – Friday 5 JanuaryAll collections one day later (Friday pick-ups on Saturday 6 January) Monday 8 January onwardsUsual collections resume You can download our revised day flyer here. Garden waste collections will not take place Monday 25 December 2017 – Friday 5 January 2018, resuming from Monday 8 January 2018 on usual days. Recycling Centres and Community Recycling Sites See individual recycling centres or phone Somerset Direct on 0300 123 2224 for recycling centre opening times. All sites are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day as well as their usual scheduled closed days.