Refuse and Recycling

Wheelie bins are emptied on a weekly basis in Garff. Please ensure that only burnables are placed into your bin or the bin may not be emptied. Items that are not burnable can be taken to the following Civic Amenity sites – see details below:

If you live in a designated area which the large refuse vehicle cannot access, please ensure that all your household waste is bagged in sturdy bin bags in the wheelie bin. This is collected manually by hand and cannot be collected if not bagged adequately and securely.

Please contact the Commissioners on 861241 or via email if you have any queries regarding our wheelie bin collections.

Refuse Collection Schedule in Garff for Household Waste

Everything North of Minorca crossroads, including Ballaragh Road
The Cliff, lane off Old Laxey Hill
Breeze Hill
Lower Cronk Orry – top section only
Sunnycroft Lane – off Ramsey Road
Rencell Hill & upper Rencell
Old School Hill & Lhergy Grawe

Main Road (A2) From top Pinfold Hill to junction of Minorca Hill
Old Laxey Hill
Minorca Hill
Tent Road, Promenade, Back Shore Road
Glen Road
Cooil Roi, Mill Road, Captains Hill
Baldhoon Road
Mines Road, Wheel hill, Glen Mooar
Ard Reyart
Lower Rencell

Main Road(A2) From junction with Church Road to junction with Barroose Road
Ballacannell, All Saints Park, Church Close
Croit-e-Quill Road, Moaney Quill,
Ballacallister Heights, Road & Lane
Glen Roy

Civic Amenity Sites and Recycling

Eastern Civic Amenity Site at Middle Park Industrial Estate, Braddan, Isle of Man IM4 1JH

Link for latest information

Northern Civic Amenity Site at Cranstal Road, Isle of Man IM7 4BN.

Link for latest information

Bring Bank Recycling in Garff

Bring Bank recycling of Glass, Paper, and Steel/Aluminium cans is available at the following sites in Garff

Laxey: Shore Road Car Park & Glen Road Recycling Area (plastic and cardboard can also be recycled at this site)

Maughold: Maughold Village Car Park, The Corrany Estate, and Dhoon Glen Car Park


The Commissioners are seeking a new recycling site following the closure of the facility at the former Liverpool Arms Car Park.

Further recycling can be accessed at the Middle River Civic Amenity Site in Douglas and at the Balladoole Civic Amenity Site just North of Ramsey.

Please contact the Clerks’ Office on 861241, or email for further details and guidance.

Further Recycling Services that operate in Garff

Private Household and Garden Waste recycling services are delivered on request by the following companies who you can contact directly. Please note that charges apply for these services.

General Household Kerbside Recycling can be provided by

Garden Waste Recycling can be provided by Johnny Trash.