Melton Borough Council

Contaminated recycling will not be collected

Your recycling bin will not be emptied if it contains non-recyclable item(s) You will need to remove the item(s) and we will empty the bin on your next brown bin collection day.

Click here to see what can go in your brown bins

Significant change

If you are in receipt of housing benefit and experience a change in circumstances this may result in you transferring from housing benefit to Universal Credit. If you report a change to us we will notify you if you need to make a claim for Universal Credit.

Below is a list of changes that may result in your housing benefit ending. This list is not exhaustive and additional changes may result in your housing benefit ending.

  • Birth of a child
  • Your partner moving in
  • Change of address
  • End of Employment Support Allowance, Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance  
  • Any period of nil entitlement to housing benefit
  • Starting work if unemployed