On 1 April the single new council for North Yorkshire launched replacing Scarborough Borough Council and other local authorites in North Yorkshire.

To find your Councillor or to view minutes, meetings and agendas please visit the North Yorkshire Council website.

Home composting is an easy way to reduce your household waste and produce compost for free.

Composting advice

For information about how to make compost and how to use it in your garden visit the York and North Yorkshire Waste Partnership home composting page for lots of great ideas and advice.

Special offer compost bins now available

Subsidised compost bins are now available in two sizes for all residents in North Yorkshire.

  • 220 litre = £16.98 plus £5.49 delivery
  • 330 litre = £19.98 plus £5.49 delivery

You can also 'buy one, get one half price' when you buy two of the same bin. For more information and to purchase a compost bin please visit