Important information about the collection crew strikes

GMB union members accepted a jointly agreed revised and improved pay offer in a ballot that took place during the week starting Monday 2 May 2022.

North Somerset Environment Company (NSEC), North Somerset Council’s supplier of recycling and waste services, and the GMB union confirmed that an agreement was reached ending the threat of strike action.

All household (black bin) waste, recycling and garden waste collections will continue as usual.

North Somerset’s three recycling centres (Backwell, Portishead and Weston-super-Mare) will also continue to open as normal.

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