Waste and recycling  

A lot is already being recycled in Lancashire but there's still more we can do to reduce the amount of waste going to landfill. See our top tips to help you recycle more.


Lancashire Recycles

We're already recycling a lot in Lancashire but there's still more we can do to reduce the amount going to landfill. Find out how you can recycle more.

Recycling centres

Find your nearest recycling centre and get directions and opening times.

Types of waste our recycling centres accept

List of waste accepted by recycling centres.

Inert waste

We've changed the way you recycle construction and demolition waste (inert waste) at our Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs).

Apply for a waste permit

Apply for a free recycling centre permit for certain vehicles, vans and trailers and waste types.

Recycling centre access policy

The access policy we operate at our recycling centres.

Disposal of hazardous waste and asbestos

How and where to dispose of asbestos and other hazardous waste.

Recycle for Lancashire

Find out how you can Reduce, Reuse and Recycle more and check our A-Z of recycling.

Disposal of bulky waste

This is a district council service. Find your district council and a link to its website.

Report fly-tipping

This is a district council service. Find your district council and a link to its website.

Find your bin collection day

This is a district council service. Find your district council and a link to its website.

Disposal of trade and commercial waste

How to dispose of trade or commercial waste.

Clayton Hall Landfill

We are part of a multi-agency group that has been set up in response to the odours from Clayton Hall Landfill.

What happens to your waste?

Find out what happens to your rubbish after your recycling bins are collected or you take something to the recycling centre.