Bulawayo City Council


Night Time Refuse Collection

The City of Bulawayo would like to advise its valued residents that it will be commencing night time refuse collection in the Central Business District with effect from Monday, 21 November 2022. The collection will be done from 20:00 hours until 06:00 hours as indicated below. If for any reason, refuse is not collected on the scheduled day, residents are advised that the collection will be done on the next scheduled day hence they should keep the bins within their properties and not dump.



Masotsha Ndlovu Avenue to L. Takawira Avenue between Basch Street & J. Moyo Street.

Sunday, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday.


Masotsha Ndlovu Avenue to L. Takawira between J. Moyo Street & S. Parirenyatwa.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday.


L Takawira Avenue to 15th Avenue between Basch Street & J Moyo Street.

Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday.


L Takawira Avenue to 15th Ave between J Moyo Street & S Parirenyatwa Street

Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Property owners are kindly requested to ensure that refuse collection crews access refuse during this period.

Where necessary, property owners can contact the City of Bulawayo Cleansing Section on (029) 2265532 or (029) 2272569 during the day to make arrangements on accessibility of refuse bins at night. Properties that are not accessible will not have their refuse collected and the owners might be required to take the refuse to the disposal site at their own cost. Additionally, property owners in the Central Business District are reminded that by law they are required to have refuse receptacles. Refuse should be placed in bins or plastic receptacles and kept in a tidy state ready for collection by Council. Failure to adhere to this might lead to the property owners being prosecuted.

For any assistance or enquiries on the night time collection, kindly contact:

The Cleansing Sectionon (029) 2265532 or 2272569 from 08:00 hours to 17:00 hours.

Customer Contact Centre on (029) 2271290, 02922 71717 – 9 from 17:00 hours to 08:00 hours.

ADVERT NO : 12079
DATE : Thursday, 17 November 2022

_____ 20 November 2022



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  • (09) 71290 - All Networks
  • callcentre@citybyo.co.zw
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