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August bank holiday bin collections

Bin collections in Norwich will be a day later than normal over the bank holiday week. Please make sure your bin is out by 7am on your collection day.

Check your revised collection day here

Organise a play street session

Apply for a road closure for your community or play event on Car Free Day - Sunday 22 September 2019

Norwich will be joining more than 2,000 cities across 46 countries to champion Car Free Day.

Those who want to get together with neighbours and organise a community or play event in their street on Car Free Day can apply for a road closure and the fee we would normally charge will be waived.

Read more about Car Free Day and how to apply for a road closure

To close a road for a play street session you will have to apply to us for a road closure licence.

The deadline for applications is at least six weeks before the event and the cost is £37.64.

How to apply for a road closure

Save the form to your computer before completing it if you are emailing it to us, or print and return it by post.

Please ensure you read the guidance notes.

Application and guidance notes for a road closure

You will be advised if your road is suitable for a street play session within a week.

Playing Out

Playing Out is a not-for-profit national organisation providing free resources and advice for residents wanting to organise temporary road closures for play.

As well as a step-by-step manual for organisers you can download template posters and other materials or contact them directly for advice.

For more information email hello@playingout.net or visit the Playing Out website.