Garbage in the garden is collected free of charge on the residential route
Home collection reservations are for tree trimmings and branches that are too large for a GFT bucket or container.
You can make a reservation on the page Collection of oversized garbage and gardening garbage or Customer service center of municipality.
How to dispose of garbage in the garden?
- Tie loose branches together and shorten to a length of up to 1.20 meters.
- Tree trunks and branches are up to 20 centimeters wide in diameter.
- Large yard trash should be put out by the curb by 7:45. On the day of your reservation.
Why separate tree trimmings and branches?
Garden waste collected at the Tuckenroot in The Hague is turned into compost. This compost is used for parks and gardens. We are committed to a better environment by sorting and disposing of garden waste. The Taken Route is held twice a year in spring and autumn.
Small pruning waste and fallen leaves
Small pruning shavings and fallen leaves can be discarded in a GFT bucket or container (kliko). This is possible all year round.Do you have a lot of trash or help raking leaves from the street?Request his 2nd GFT container on the page Order or return a household trash can (kliko)You can also check the terms of this additional GFT container here.
take egg-laying birds into consideration
March is a good month for pruning for many trees and bushes. Do not prune after spring. After that, trees and bushes will need extra time to recover. Pruning is also less likely to disturb bird breeding if done on time.
For more information
See page for details. waste and recycling.
https://www.thehagueonline.com/news/2023/03/14/have-your-garden-waste-collected-for-free-during-the-takkenroute-2 Garbage in the garden is collected free of charge on the residential route