Commercial Waste

Save money, recycle more, and send nothing to landfill
Take control of your waste management and join our Commercial Waste Management Scheme.

About Croydon BID Commercial Waste Management:

Say goodbye to the hassle of managing your waste collection. Designed to streamline waste collection and ensure environmentally responsible practices, our scheme with First Mile, is the ultimate solution for businesses in Croydon. Let us handle your waste, so you can focus on what you do best – running a successful business.

Croydon BID members will receive a subsidy when they sign up to the scheme, and can use their subsidy on over 25 services, offered by First Mile.

Services include: 

  • Mixed recycling
  • Cardboard recycling
  • Paper recycling
  • Glass recycling
  • Confidential waste
  • Food recycling
  • Coffee cup recycling
  • Coffee grounds
  • Cooking oil
  • Battery recycling
  • WEE
  • Textiles
  • Toners and cartridges

Our Commercial Waste Management scheme provides:

Free delivery

Pay-as-you-go ordering, low cost services and free next-day sack delivery

Next day collection

Commercial waste collections seven days a week or as often as you need

24/7 customer support

Bright and friendly team members at the ready 24 / 7 / 365

Online portal

Online customer portal and handy First Mile App for smooth account running


Subsidy offered to Croydon BID levy payers on over 25 services

Environmental Care

Zero-to-landfill, with all non-recyclable business waste sent to generate Green energy

Join the scheme:

Don’t let waste management become a burden for your business. Join the Croydon BID Commercial Waste Management Scheme and experience the benefits of efficient, cost-effective, and environmentally responsible waste management solutions.

For any queries, please contact Keely Dench on 0208 603 0050 or email

Alternatively, please contact the First Mile team on 0333 300 3448 who will take you through, step by step, the benefits of signing your business up to Croydon BID’s commercial waste scheme.

For more information about First Mile and ways to make your business greener, visit