Thought of composting your garden waste at home?

To encourage residents to get composting, North Tyneside Council has teamed up with to offer Home Compost Bins at heavily discounted pricesĀ and buy-one-get-one-free offers.

In addition to your garden waste, a compost bin can also take some kitchen waste, such as:

  • vegetable peelings
  • egg shells
  • tea bags
  • coffee grounds

For a full list of what can and can't be composted, special offers and compost converter sizes please visit

Enter your post code and you can find your subsidised items under the 'special offers' tab.