Shropshire Council website

This is the website of Shropshire Council

Contact information

E-mail

customer.service@shropshire.gov.uk

Telephone

0345 678 9000

Postal Address

Shropshire Council
Shirehall
Abbey Foregate
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
SY2 6ND

Recycling and rubbish

Waste collections - Christmas holidays

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Shrewsbury Household Recycling Centre

Vanguard Way, Battlefield Enterprise Park, Shrewsbury, SY1 3TG

Aerial photo of Shrewsbury Household Recycling Centre

Opening hours

  • Monday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
We will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

If you are visiting this site in a van or with a trailer you may need to apply for an entry permit

Apply for a permit

What you can bring here

  • Asbestos (non-recyclable)
  • Books
  • Bric-a-brac
  • Cans, tins, aerosols and tin foil
  • Car batteries
  • Cardboard
  • CDs and DVDs
  • Chemicals (non-recyclable)
  • Electrical appliances
  • Engine oil
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Furniture
  • Garden waste
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Household batteries
  • Low energy light bulbs
  • Mobile phones
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Plasterboard
  • Plastic bottles
  • Plastic pots, tubs and trays
  • Printer cartridges
  • Scrap metal
  • Shoes
  • Soil
  • Tetra Pak type drinks cartons
  • Textiles
  • Toys
  • TVs and computer monitors
  • Used cooking oil
  • Wood

It is an offence under Section 34 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to bring waste from a business into this site.