Tom Benson Way, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 1SG

When you deposit your waste, ownership of it passes to Lancashire County Council. Any items deposited may be retained for reuse or recycling in order to reduce what is sent for disposal.

Opening times

7 days a week - 9am-5pm.

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

Access policy

Please be aware of our access policy if delivering waste in a van or using a trailer.

All of our permit schemes are currently suspended.

All vans and trailers (including single axle trailers) must make an appointment to visit a recycling centre. An appointment is for a van or a trailer - not both. A van can be used to tow a trailer, but waste will not be accepted from both.

Book appointment for a van or trailer


The centre is accessed from the B6241 Tom Benson Way and is located on the first roundabout north of Preston Sports Arena.

Additional information

This recycling centre is split level.

Items you can take to this centre

Types of waste accepted by all recycling centres.

This recycling centre accepts asbestos.

Reuse shop at Preston recycling centre

Reuse 360 Preston logoOur Preston 'reuse 360' shop is now open! Grab yourself a bargain and come and browse Wednesday – Sunday, 10am-4pm* each week. If you're having a sort out, give your items a new home at our shop rather than throwing them away. The reuse shop accepts donations and sells the following items:

  • Bric-a-brac
  • Electrical goods
  • Furniture (with fire labels if required)
  • Spare parts
  • Bits'n'bobs
  • Pre-loved bargains

We look forward to seeing you soon to browse, buy and donate suitable goods for resale, and don't forget to share your thrifty finds using #Reuse360Burnley on social media.

Our shop will be open from 10am to 4pm with a lunchtime closure between 1pm-2pm.