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Grit bins

Usually grit bins are in locations that are not on a gritting route or where a particular hazard has been identified.

How to buy a grit bin

We sell grit bins to residents, community groups and businesses (if they wish to fund and cover maintenance costs) subject to a safe and suitable location being identified for its installation. Please contact our Business Services team by email at

Existing grit bins

Use this service to:

  • request a refill of an existing grit bin
  • report a problem with an existing grit bin such as vandalism.

You will need to tell us:

  • the location of the grit bin
  • any additional information that can help us 
  • your contact details if you want us to update you.