View of the Capel-le-Ferne shoreline

Council Services

Essential information.

Council refuse collections


There is a collection made by Dover District Council fortnightly on Wednesday (usual refuse collection day). They will collect glass, cans and waste paper only. There is also a glass and drink can recycling point at the Village Hall (the cans are re-cycled as a fund-raiser). Other items i.e. paper, cardboard, plastic bottles, tin foil, clothes, aerosols etc. can be taken to the Recycling Plant at Hawkinge in Aerodrome Road, near the cemetery, and any proceeds kindly added to the Village Hall Account there, will be gratefully received.

Garden Refuse

The Green Waste sacks (provided by Dover District Council) are to be left out on Monday by 7a.m. fortnightly, and any other bags of garden waste will also be collected.

Refuse Collection

The weekly refuse collection is on a Wednesday.