Bin Collections

All garden waste (grey and green bins) collections are suspended until further notice.   Black and blue bin collections are operating a limited service. If our crew are unable to empty your bin today please leave them out and we will return as soon as we can.  Thank you for your understanding and help in keeping our residents and crews safe.  More Information


The Mayor of the Borough of Kettering Councillor James Burton

 The Mayor has several roles: -

  • As Chair of the Council
  • As the “first citizen” of the Borough
  • As a focal point for the community
  • As a focus for charitable works
  • To promote both the Council and the Borough as a whole

There are four main events during the year: - 

  1. Mayor-making: second Wednesday in May except in election years. 
  2. Civic service and/or parade: this usually takes place on the second or third Sunday in June. 
  3. Remembrance Day: a parade and service (not arranged by Council) takes place in early November 
  4. Civic ball: this is held usually on the third Friday in November for the purpose of raising money for the Mayor’s charity fund.

For further information, please contact the Mayor's Secretary on 01536 534272 or email