For full details of times, locations and items accepted at your local household recycling centre please visit: Worcestershire Recycling Centres.

Household Recycling Centres are managed by Worcestershire County Council. Any queries can be directed to them at their website:

If you require a CVT permit (for commercial sized vehicles and vehicles with a trailer), these are also requested via Worcestershire County Council and can be done here.

Hints and tips to remember when at the sites

  • Place everything into the correct skip - ask staff for help if you are unsure.
  • Garden or green waste is recycled into soil conditioner.
  • Greengrow© soil conditioner is available at the site for £2 a bag.

Recycling skips where you can recycle

  • Scrap metal  - bicycles, cookers, microwaves, washing machines, metal tools, saucepans, etc.
  • Can bank - cans (food, drinks and aerosols).
  • Battery box  - car batteries.
  • Cardboard - corrugated cardboard.
  • Textile bank  - clothes and other textiles.
  • Oil bank  - engine / gear oil, paraffin, diesel only (not cooking oil).
  • Fridge area  - fridges and freezers.
  • LPG bottles cage  - gas bottles.
  • Bottle bank - glass bottles and jars.
  • Green waste - green garden waste (no branches over 10cm / 4").
  • Paper  - paper, thin card, junk mail, catalogues.
  • Soil and rubble  - garden soil and DIY rubble.
  • Foil - take away trays, foil wrap and pie trays.

There are also facilities for recycling televisions, computer monitors, fluorescent tubes and even asbestos. There are also a number of local mini Recycling Points which include bottle banks, paper and textile containers.