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News & Events

Christmas opening times

Our household waste and recycling centre at Smugglers Way is open as usual except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. 

Recycle for Free

A new partnership between DHL Envirosolutions and SWEEEP (a London based electricals recycler) provides collections of all old or broken electrical items for reuse or recycling at no cost to you. 

Our top tips for reducing your rubbish this Christmas

We've got lots of ideas for cutting down on waste this Christmas, here are our top shopping tips.

DIY Waste Delivered in Vans

As of Monday, 1st April 2013, all DIY Waste delivered by residents to the Smugglers Way or Cringle Dock Transfer Station in a van is chargeable.

Your local public tip

Going to the tip

Find your nearest reuse and recycling centre, see what you can recycle or dispose of and view our opening hours.

Find out more.

You can find out our busiest times and also view live footage of the Smugglers Way site here.

What can I recycle? my clear sack or recycling bank? To find out click here.

Recycle at home

Wealth Hidden in Waste - A Short Film

Find out why it's important to recycle and what happens to your recycling (dur: 18 mins)

Recycle at the recycling bank

Waste and Recycling Centre changes

DIY Waste

From Monday, 1st April 2013, all Industrial Waste (DIY-type waste) delivered by residents to the Smugglers Way or Cringle Dock Transfer Station in a van will be charged for. Find out more.

Cringle Dock, SW8

The Cringle Dock Household Waste and Recycling Centre is now closed to the public wishing to drop off waste or recyclables by car. Traders and residents in vans will still have access to the site.