Household waste recycling centres (HWRCs)

Coronavirus iconAll Suffolk recycling centres are closed until further notice due to the Coronavirus.


For more information read Suffolk Recycling news - All Suffolk recycling centres to close tonight (24 March)

There are 11 Household waste recycling centres (HWRCs) in Suffolk run by Suffolk County Council.

For details of opening times and what waste they accept, visit Suffolk Recycles - Recycling Centres

Mini recycling points near you

To find a recycling point near you, read our guide to mini recycling centres in West Suffolk

If you want to report a glass bank that needs emptying, please contact our contractors Indigo Waste Services Ltd directly by email: or phone: 01842 820804

Textiles banks belonging to the following charities are not being emptied during the Coronavirus epidemic:

  • Salvation Army

Do not leave waste or recyclables at the site if the banks are full. 

Please contact us if the area around any of our glass, clothing or paper banks needs cleaning up.

Unsure of what to recycle where?

Use the A - Z of recycling to browse or search for information on how to reduce, reuse, recycle or dispose of everyday household objects.

Where your recycling goes

To find out where your recycling goes and what happens to it, visit: Suffolk Recycles - Learning Zone