Waste collection points

All of Amsterdam’s waste collection points (Afvalpunten) will be closed on Monday 26 December 2016. On Saturday 24 and 31 December 2016, they will close at 16:00.

District updates

  • Centrum: no waste collections on 25 or 31 December; only household refuse collected on 26 & 31 December.

     

  • Nieuw-West: household waste and recycling containers can be used as normal; there will be no wheelie bin collections (if applicable) or bulky waste collections on 26 December.

     

  • Noord: underground containers for paper will be closed from 27 December through 1 January; no household or bulky waste collections will take place on 26 December, but instead on 27 December.

     

  • Oost: no bulky waste collection on 26 December; underground containers may be used as normal.

     

  • West: no bulky waste collections on 26 December (in De Baarsjes this is moved to 30 December); underground containers can be used as normal.

     

  • Zuid: no bulky waste collections on 26 December; limited household waste collections on 26 December (more information).

     

  • Zuidoost: no waste collections on 26 December; household waste collections will take place on 27 December; bulky waste collections on 28 December.

Read the latest information about waste collections during the holiday season 2016 (in Dutch).