Severn Waste Services and Mercia Waste Management
HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING CENTRES
There are 17 household recycling centres across Worcestershire and Herefordshire where the public can bring materials for recycling and any general/bulky domestic waste not collected by their district authority. Across the two Counties the recycling rates at these sites generally exceeds 70%. There will be a notice at each facility showing how well your local site is doing.
The location, opening hours and range of recyclables accepted at each site is given below:
Effective from 1st October 2014 there are proposed changes to the Commercial Vehicle Trailer (CVT) Permit scheme in place for use at the Household Recycling Centres. The changes relate to the number of Permits that can be applied for, and used. The details of the changes are on the two Councils’ web sites. Follow the links here: Herefordshire Council | Worcestershire Council
In addition, visitors to sites with facilities to dispose of asbestos should note that asbestos can only be accepted if it is bagged or double wrapped. For site rules please click here.
Household Recycling Centre Rules - Click here
Vehicle Weight Restriction - Vehicles with a Gross Vehicle Weight over 3.5 Tonnes are not permitted to use any of the Household Recycling Centres in Herefordshire or Worcestershire. This restriction has been in force since 1st June 2011. If you wish to discuss the matter further please contact Waste Services at Worcestershire Country Council on 01905 768271
ALL SITES ARE CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY, AND NEW YEARS DAY.
ON BANK HOLIDAY MONDAYS ALL SITES THAT ARE NORMALLY OPEN ON MONDAYS (except Hallow Road) WILL STILL BE OPEN - UNDER NORMAL HOURS.