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Salt Ayre Lane, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 5JS

Opening times

From 1 November 2019

Lancaster recycling centre's opening hours are now 9am-5pm all year round.

Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day.


The centre is most conveniently accessed from the A589 Morecambe Road. Take the B5273 Ovangle Road and the Recycling Centre is located on the left hand side after the junction for the Asda Superstore.

Additional information

This recycling centre is split level

Permit scheme

This recycling centre operate an access policy and permit scheme which restricts use of the sites by certain large vehicles and trailers.

If you are wishing to deposit inert waste at any of our recycling centres you need to obtain a permit in advance of your visit. If you do not wish to obtain an Inert Waste permit you have the option of using the 'option to pay' service at the recycling centres.

Items you can take to this centre

Types of waste accepted by all recycling centres.

You can also recycle or dispose of:

  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Plastic bags
  • Cartons
  • Ink cartridges
  • Asbestos