The Household Waste Recycling Centres in Northamptonshire allow the public to bring waste materials to be recycled or disposed of.
Check opening times
before planning a visit as some of our sites are closed on selected week days.
What items do the centres accept?
See what you can recycle at our recycling centres.
Check to see if our reuse shops will take your item(s).
Check what restrictions and limits apply to how much waste you can bring as DIY waste disposal.
Pedestrian access is only permitted at Sixfields and Kettering.
Vans are accepted at all Household Waste Recycling Centres subject to the above restrictions.
We accept trade waste at four sites. These are marked with a T below.
Any person who disposes of trade or commercial waste at a Northamptonshire HWRC, and has not declared it as commercial or trade waste, may be committing a criminal offence and could be prosecuted punishable with a fine of up to £50,000.
Check our webcam to plan your journey and determine how busy the site is.
Note: You may be asked to fill out a Household Declaration form on arrival.
Please ask site staff for help if you have any difficulty accessing the waste facilities on site.
Where is your nearest Recycling Centre?
Click on the postcode links to open a location map in a new window.
off Staverton Road
Telford Way Industrial Estate
|Northampton - Ecton Lane (T)
Lower Ecton Lane
|Northampton - Sixfields (T)|
Walter Tull Way
via Sixfields Leisure roundabout
(east of Sanders Lodge on the old A45)
Old Greens Norton Road
on Finedon Road Ind. Estate
|Wollaston (run by Borough Council of Wellingborough)|
The sites are managed by waste management company Amey on behalf of Northamptonshire County Council (except Wollaston - run by Borough Council of Wellingborough).
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