All 16 recycle sites: usual schedules; usual materials

All 16 recycle sites: usual schedules; usual materials

 

Christmas 2021: One-off additional days open at two recycle sites; Dulverton Recycling Centre open 9am-5pm on Monday 27 December, and Crewkerne Recycling Centre will be open 9am-5pm Tuesday 28 December.

All 16 Somerset recycle sites are open on their usual hours and days.

All usual materials are being taken, including garden waste at all 16 sites, all those with charges (tyres, gas bottles, soil and hardcore, vehicle parts), and those requiring advance online payment (asbestos, plasterboard).

Visitors must take responsibility to keep themselves and others safe. Check government safety advice when planning a visit. Wear gloves and, if possible, a mask.

Permits continue – somersetwaste.gov.uk/apply-for-a-permit/ – no twin-axle trailers, no vans or pick-ups etc over 3.5 tonnes, at any time

Where’s open when:
All sites open Saturday-Sunday 9am-4pm; weekday hours all sites 9am-5pm winter October-March, 9am-6pm summer April-September.
* Mondays Bridgwater, Castle Cary, Chard, Cheddar, Crewkerne, Frome, Minehead, Street, Taunton, Wells, Williton, Yeovil.
* Tuesdays Bridgwater, Castle Cary, Chard, Cheddar, Frome, Street, Taunton, Williton, Yeovil.
* Wednesdays Cheddar, Highbridge, Frome, Minehead, Somerton, Street, Taunton, Wellington, Wells, Yeovil.
* Thursdays Bridgwater, Chard, Frome, Highbridge, Minehead, Somerton, Taunton, Wellington, Wells, Yeovil.
* Fridays Bridgwater, Chard, Frome, Highbridge, Minehead, Somerton, Taunton, Wellington, Wells, Yeovil.
* Saturdays and Sundays all 16 sites open.

Sites’ opening days
All sites open Saturday-Sunday 9am-4pm; weekday hours all sites 9am-6pm summer April-September, 9am-5pm winter October-March.
* Bridgwater – Daily except Wed
* Castle Cary – Daily except Wed-Thu-Fri
* Chard – Daily except Wed
* Cheddar – Daily except Thu-Fri
* Crewkerne – Open Sat-Sun-Mon
* Dulverton – Open Sat-Sun
* Frome – Seven days
* Highbridge – Daily except Mon-Tue
* Minehead – Daily except Tue
* Somerton – Daily except Mon-Tue
* Street – Daily except Thu-Fri
* Taunton – Seven days
* Wellington – Daily except Mon-Tue
* Wells – Daily except Tue
* Williton – Daily except Wed-Thu-Fri
* Yeovil – Seven days

If queuing, stop engine. Sort ahead and unload on site swiftly. Check traffic with queue cams at Bridgwater, Chard, Highbridge, Minehead, Street, Taunton, Wellington, Wells and Yeovil: somersetwaste.gov.uk/recycling-centre-queue-cams/

For details of site charges: somersetwaste.gov.uk/on-site-charges/

To dispose of asbestos: somersetwaste.gov.uk/asbestos-disposal-at-recycling-centres/

To dispose of plasterboard: somersetwaste.gov.uk/plasterboard-disposal-at-recycling-sites/

For what is taken in kerbside collections, see: somersetwaste.gov.uk/recycling-collections/

Collections and missed collections
Join your neighbours who already report missed collections after 7pm on the due day with My Waste Services at somersetwaste.gov.uk/

With My Waste Services, you can:

  • Request waste boxes, bags or bins
  • Report a missed collection after 7pm on the due day
  • Pay for garden waste bin or sacks
  • Book a garden sack collection
  • Request an assisted collection
  • Request a bulky waste collection
  • Request a clinical collection
  • Remove a refuse or garden bin from your property
  • Comment, compliment or complain

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