Household Waste Recycling Centre

Contact details

Wallsend Road
North Shields
NE29 7SH
United Kingdom

0345 2000 103

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Opening times

Opening Times: 

The Household waste recycling centre is open every day except Christmas Day.

Please note:

You must request a permit and book an appointment before attending the Household Waste Recycling Centre

The operating hours for the acceptance of waste/materials are between 8am and 8pm daily. Dedicated household waste recycling centre operatives will be on site during opening hours.


The following table shows the materials that we accept and if they're recycled, sent for re-use or disposal.

Materials accepted at the Household Waste Recycling Centre
Re – used Recycled Waste disposal
Textiles Cardboard / paper Other residual waste
Mobile phones Glass  
Spectacles Cans  
Books Mixed plastics and bags  
CDs Green waste  
Bicycles Scrap metals  
Bras Batteries (dry or/ wet cell)  
Shoes Fluorescent tubes  
Furniture Rubble  
Gas bottles Waste oils (engine / used cooking)  
  Small and large domestic appliances  
  TVs and monitors  
  Fridges and freezers  

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