Lichfield Recycling Centre

Open today 9am - 6pm

Trent Valley Road
Lichfield
WS13 6EU
Tel: 0300 111 8000 or 01785 277452
Email: recycling@staffordshire.gov.uk

Opening Hours

Summer Opening Hours (BST), Sunday 27 March 2016 - Saturday 29 October 2016:
Monday and Tuesday -Closed
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 9am - 6pm
Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm

Winter Opening Hours (GMT), Sunday 30 October 2016 - Saturday 25 March 2017:
Monday and Tuesday - Closed
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm

Bank Holiday Arrangements - All of our Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) are open Bank Holiday Mondays.

Additional Information

Materials accepted (see restrictions)

Restricted wastes are detailed in our PDF Document HWRC-Policy-Document (690 KB)

Asbestos (restricted waste)

No

Batteries

Yes

Books

Yes

Car batteries (restricted waste)

Yes

Cardboard

Yes

Carpets

Yes

Cooking Oil

Yes

Fluorescent tubes (restricted waste)

Yes

Food and drink cans

Yes
Furniture Yes

Garden waste

Yes

Gas bottles (restricted waste)

Yes

Glass bottles and Jars

Yes

Household and garden chemicals (restricted waste) 

Yes

Large electrical appliances

Yes

Loft Insulation

Yes

Mattresses

Yes

Newspapers and Magazines 

Yes 

Non-recyclable household waste

Yes

Paint (restricted waste)

Yes

Plasterboard (restricted waste)

No

Plastic bottles

Yes

Rigid Plastics

Yes

Scrap metal

Yes

Small electrical appliances

Yes

Soil and hardcore (restricted waste)

Yes

Textiles

Yes

Tyres (restricted waste)

Yes

TVs and monitors

Yes

Used engine oil (restricted waste)

Yes

Waxed cartons

Yes

Wood and timber (restricted waste)

Yes

Trade waste can be accepted
Small traders can dispose of waste at the Lichfield Recycling Centre under the Small Traders Waste Disposal Scheme.

We restrict larger amounts of waste being disposed at the recycling centre. Larger amounts of waste can be disposed of through our chargeable Small Traders Waste Disposal Scheme please see this link for details of which materials are accepted through the scheme.

Domestic garden waste is accepted, including waste carried in small trailers. However, traders with garden waste will need to dispose of this through the chargeable Small Traders Waste Disposal Scheme.

Entrance barrier restrictions
The entrance barriers are 6 foot 6 inches (2 metres) tall.
Vehicles may be stopped to check that household waste is being carried. If you have a specially adapted vehicle and are displaying a disabled badge, the site attendants will lift the barrier. 

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