Barleylands Recycling Centre
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - Barleylands Recycling Centre open.
Strict social distancing measures are in place to ensure the safety of the public and staff.
Please only visit Barleylands Recycling Centre if the items you wish to dispose of could cause a hazard if left at home.
Basildon Council would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone for their patience and continued understanding during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) closure period.
Normal opening times
February to October
November to January
|Monday||9am - 4:30pm||Monday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Tuesday||9am - 4:30pm||Tuesday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Wednesday||9am - 4:30pm||Wednesday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Thursday||9am - 4:30pm||Thursday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Friday||9am - 4:30pm||Friday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Saturday||9am - 5.00pm||Saturday||9am - 4:00pm|
|Sunday||9am - 5.00pm||Sunday||9am - 4:00pm|
Open Bank Holidays except:
- Christmas Eve (24th December) - closes at 2.30pm
- Christmas Day (25th December) - closed all day
- Boxing Day (26th December) - closed all day
- New Year's Eve (31st December) - closes at 2.30pm
- New Year's Day (1st January) - closed all day
Last admission for members of the public is five minutes before closing time.
Please Note: Barleylands Recycling Centre have installed a height restriction barrier at 2m to prevent the unauthorised disposing of commercial waste. Vehicles above this height will not be able to gain access to the recycling centre. We also do not allow open backed trucks or vans and do not collect trade waste at this location.
Items Accepted at Barleylands Recycling Centre
|Aluminium||Magazines and Newspapers|
|Boots||Pink Recycling Sacks|
|Car Batteries||Printer Cartridges|
|Small Household Batteries||Shoes|
|Cardboard||Small Electrical Items|
|Cooking Oil||Tetrapak (and other long-life cartons)|
|Energy Saving Light Bulbs||Textiles|
|Engine Oil||Washing Machines|
|Fridges and Freezers||Wellington Boots|
|Glass Bottles and Jars||Wood|
|Green Garden Waste|
If you make use of other waste disposal methods please note:
People or businesses who transport, buy, sell or dispose of waste must be registered. You can check registration of waste carriers, brokers and dealers here