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Tip and other recycling services

Information about household waste recycling centres and the Saturday freighter service.


The household waste recycling centre (HWRC) for South Derbyshire is operated by Derbyshire County Council and is located at

Park Road
DE11 0TP

The HWRC is open daily from 8.30am to 6pm, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Assistance is available if you require help carrying large or breakable items. Derbyshire County Council has more details about the type of waste you can take.

Recycling banks

Recycling banks can be found at eight locations across the district to allow you to recycle outside of your home.

On Friday 21 July 2017, the Tetra Pak bank on Rink Drive Car Park, Swadlincote, will be re-sited to Hillcrest Recycing Centre, Limetree Avenue, Midway.

AreaSite nameGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesTetrapak cartonsWEEE electrical items
Castle GresleyBass's Crescent, DE11 9HWGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottles   
HattonStation Road car park, DE65 5DWGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesCartons 
HiltonMain Street car park, DE56 5GGGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesCartons 
MelbourneHigh Street car park, DE73 8GFGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesCartonsElectrical items
MidwayHillcrest, Lime Tree Avenue, DE11 0HDGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottles   
OversealWoodville Road car park, DE12 6LUGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesCartons 
TicknallIngleby Lane car park, DE73 7JQGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottles   
WillingtonTwyford Road playing field, DE65 6DEGreen glassClear glassBrown glassCans/tinsPlastic bottlesTextilesCartons 

Large unwanted items – bulky collection service

If you have extra waste or large items please take them to the household waste recycling centre or contact us to arrange for a bulky waste collection tel: 01283 595795. We charge £30 for up to six items of waste or £25 for a single fridge or freezer collection.

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