Chard Recycling Centre

Cash-Free Trial – from 1 February 2016, Chard Recycling Centre will only accept card payments* (no cash or cheques).

This includes payment for disposal of hardcore, soil, tyres, gas bottles, vehicle parts, commercial waste and to purchase Revive compost.

*Cards accepted: Visa and MasterCard credit and debit; Visa Electron; Diners Club.

Chard Recycling Centre

Address: Beeching Close, Chard, TA20 1BB

Telephone: 01460 65855

Opening Hours:
Monday 8am – 7pm

Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8am – 4pm
Sunday, 8am – 1pm

Closed: Tuesday and Wednesday

Van, pick-up and trailer permit holders can use open sites on any weekday and 1pm-4pm Saturdays (not Sundays or 8am-1pm Saturdays). For more permit information or to apply, see van and trailer permits.

This centre is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Materials accepted at this centre:

Batteries (car lead-acid and portable household)
Cans (drink and food)
Cardboard
Commercial waste
Drink cartons (Tetra Pak)
Electrical appliances*
Fluorescent tubes
Fridges and freezers
Furniture
Garden waste
Gas bottles
Glass bottles and jars
Low-energy light bulbs
Mattresses
Mobile phones*
Oil – cooking and engine oil
Paper
Plasterboard
Plastic bottles
Residual waste (including plate/window glass)
Scrap metal
Shoes (tied in pairs)
Smoke alarm (domestic)
Soil and hardcore
Textiles (clothes etc – not stuffed)
Toner cartridges
Tyres
Vehicle parts
Wood

Chard Recycling Centre Queue Cam

Charges apply to dispose of plasteboard.

Charges apply to deposit hardcore, soil, tyres and gas bottles which are not classed as household waste, at all centres.

Commercial waste recycling facilities exist at Chard. Full details available on our Business Waste pages.

Vehicle parts disposal available at this site.  Charges apply.  Click here for details.

*When recycling or disposing of electrical and electronic items, including mobile phones, laptops and PCs, remove any sim cards, and ensure all sensitive information is fully deleted.