Christchurch Waste Disposal
Information about Christchurch Recycling Centre including opening times and how to find it.
|Time of year||Opening hours*|
|1 October to 31 March||10am to 4pm daily|
|1 April to 30 September||9am to 6pm daily|
- Christmas Day
- Boxing Day
- New Years Day
Commercial waste is not accepted at this recycling centre at any time. Commercial waste can only be taken to our recycling centres in Swanage, Sherborne and Blandford, with restrictions.
Asbestos must be:
- double bagged
- a maximum one-off deposit of up to three cement-bonded sheets of 1.8m x 1.2m (approx. 6ft x 4ft)
- pre-booked and paid for online
before being delivered to this site.
Van and trailer restrictions at recycling centres
Please note that van and trailer restrictions apply at our recycling centres. Vans must have a valid permit of a hire agreement of a maximum of 3 days.
Large trailers more than 1.2 metres wide and 1.8 metres long cannot be used to take waste to our recycling centres.
Why not get your garden waste collected?
Save yourself the trip to the recycling centre with our popular fortnightly garden waste collection.
Do you need a bulky item collected?
If you have larger items such as a fridge, old sofa or bed and do not have suitable transport to take it to the recycling centre, you can book a collection.