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La Collette household reuse and recycling centre

Opening times

​Monday and Tuesday
​Wednesday to Sunday
​7.30am to 4.30pm

Important customer information

We ask customers to read the guidance below before visiting our site:

  • social distancing is required at all times as per Government guidelines
  • staff cannot help unload vehicles, so if you require help, have another person with you to assist
  • please load your vehicle in a way that it is easy for you to unload (all paper together, all bulky waste together, etc).
  • no trailers or commercial vehicles are permitted. If you have a large load that will take longer than 10 mins to empty, you'll need to contact us to arrange an appointment
  • our staff is there to keep you and our sites safe. Anyone who is abusive to staff will leave the facility without emptying their vehicle

About the facility

You can only bring us household waste and recycling. We don't accept commercial waste.

The Acorn Reuse Centre at La Collette is closed until further notice.


Drive to La Collette and turn left before the Driver and Vehicle Standards (DVS) office. Continue along this road to reach the household reuse and recycling centre.

Materials we accept

We accept the following household waste and recyclables:

  • batteries
  • Brita water filters
  • bulky waste
  • car batteries
  • cardboard
  • cooking oil
  • electricals
  • engine oil
  • fire extinguishers
  • flammable pressurised canisters
  • flat glass
  • hard-core and rubble
  • household and garden chemicals
  • kitchen waste
  • laptops, tablets and PDAs
  • metal packaging
  • metals
  • mixed glass (bottles and jars)
  • mixed light bulbs and tubes
  • mixed textiles and clothes
  • mobile phones
  • non-flammable pressurised canisters
  • non-recyclable hard-core and rubble
  • paint
  • paper
  • plasterboard
  • plastic bottles
  • printer cartridges
  • smoke alarms
  • soil
  • spectacles
  • telephone directories
  • tvs and monitors

Materials we do not accept

We do not accept the following:

  • asbestos
  • commercial waste
  • cooling appliances (These should be taken to the new waste metal recycling facility)
  • large appliances (these should be taken to the new waste metal recycling facility)
  • garden waste (household garden waste should be taken to the household green waste reception at La Collette)
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