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Dover District’s latest COVID-19 figures

Number of cases for the seven days to

Rolling rate for the seven days to . England average is

Total cases (up to )

Total deaths within 28 days of a positive test (up to )

7-day rolling case rate compared to England average

Status: Below average (OR Above average if to the right of the dividing line)

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Business Waste

Trade Sacks

Trade Waste refuse sacks including trade waste recycling can be purchased from Veolia Environmental Services on 0845 606 0460

The price of the bags includes the disposal costs.

Large and Bulky Trade Waste

Dover, Household Waste Recycling Centre at Whitfield accepts trade waste (this is operated by Kent County Council). .

Full details on Dover Recycling Centre telephone 01304 820406

The waste must be declared as ‘trade’ via the weighbridge and is subject to costs.

The following items are not accepted:

  • fridges
  • freezers
  • TV’s,
  • computer monitors
  • waste oil - food or mechanical
  • liquid waste
  • gas bottles
  • fire extinguishers
  • vehicle batteries
  • tyres
  • fluorescent tubes and chemicals.

To prevent traders there are height barriers and CCTV. 


To legally dispose of large or bulky items you can arrange for a commercial waste collection with a licensed contractor.

If you wish to search for a licensed waste collector in your area you may find the following weblink to Dsposal’s website useful.  Search for licensed waste carriers

Annual Waste Transfer Note

An Annual Waste Transfer Note can be completed at Whitfield and Hawkinge for trade waste that does not require a Waste transfer Licence (ie. Waste that you are carrying yourself that is from your business, ie cardboard boxes from a shop).  The Environment Agency (tel 08708 506506) can provide for more information. 

There are a number of licensed waste management companies which provide commercial waste and recycling collection services in the Dover area.  For competitive quotes, you are advised to contact private companies directly. 

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