There will be no bin collections in Fife on December 25 and 26, and January 1 and 2.
Bins due to be emptied on these dates will be collected on the Saturday and Sunday before (December 22 & 23, and December 29 & 30), and householders are asked to have their bins out on these dates before 6 am.
You can check your bin collections at www.fifedirect.org.uk/bincollections.
In addition brown bins will now be collected every four weeks until March 1.
All recycling centres in Fife will be closed December 25-26 and January 1-2 but will be open as normal outwith these dates.
There are no special uplifts from December 21, these will restart on January 7.
You can also recycle your real Christmas tree for free, by cutting it up and putting it in your brown bin.