- This is a Wakefield Council sponsored trial run in Partnership with Renewi.
- This service should only be requested by the parent/guardian of the child and should be requested once the child has been born.
- A birth certificate and proof of residency will be required when the nappy trial pack is collected. By participating in the real nappy scheme you agree to being contacted within 3 months of receiving your free nappy pack for feedback on the product.
- A click and collect service will be in operation for the Real Nappies Scheme. Once you have selected your collection point, a member of the Education team will be in contact with you to arrange a time and date for the collection of your Real Nappies trial pack.
When filling out your nappy application please note the selection box will state the market collection points. These locations have now been changed to the library collection points stated below,
- Castleford Market (only on Mondays, 10am - 2pm) – New collection point, Castleford library a collection can be made any time during opening hours
- Pontefract Market (only on Wednesdays, 10am - 2pm) – New collection point, Pontefract library a collection can be made any time during opening hours
- Ossett Market (only on Fridays, 10am - 2pm) - New collection point, Wakefield library a collection can be made any time during opening hours
- Due to COVID 19, we have temporarily extended the age range for which you can apply for real nappies for your child from 0-12 months to 0-16 months. This will be a short term measure to be reviewed regularly. When we contact you, please tell us if your child is older than 12 months of age.
For more information on the Real Nappies trial, please visit: https://www.wakefield.gov.uk/bins-recycling-and-environmental-health/recycling/real-nappies/
Before you start, you will need to tell us:
- Details of the child
- Where you would like to collect your trial pack from
- Why you would like to take part in the scheme