Opening Times

April - September

April - September
Day Opens Closes
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 7:30 PM

October - March

October - March
Day Opens Closes
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

No commercial waste is permitted at any Household Recycling sites. 

Both of our Recycling Centres Recycling Centre has facilities to allow residents to dispose of mixed recyclates, garden waste, wood, cardboard, glass, plastics, textiles, scrap metal, soil, rubble, small electrical items and general household waste.

Last entry is 15 minutes prior to closing time.

If you would like more information on what items the recycling centres can take please email wasteaware@west-dunbarton.gov.uk

Vans/Pick-ups and any Vehicle with a Trailer

Please ensure that any van or pick up type vehicle and/or vehicle with a trailer must obtain permission 24 hours before accessing the site. Any vans/pick ups and/or trailers that are not pre-booked will not be permitted access. Please note that only trailers up to a maximum weight of 500kg are allowed into our Recycling Centres.

Book van/pick-up and/or trailer

Book a van/pick-up or trailer by completing the Recycling Centre Booking Form before 12pm Monday-Friday for access the next day. If a request is received after 12pm, access will not be allowed the following day, but the day thereafter.

For example, if you email a request at 1pm on Monday, you will have access on Wednesday.

Please be advised that vans/pick ups and/or vehicles with a trailer will be only be permitted to the Household Waste Recycling Centres on four occasions during any rolling 12 month period.

Please be advised that should you visit any HWRC and operatives are of the opinion that the waste you are disposing of is commercial waste you may not be permitted access.

No commercial waste is permitted to be disposed of at any of the Household Recycling sites.

Commercial waste

Should you require to dispose of commercial waste then we would advise you to contact a reputable waste contractor.

In West Dunbartonshire, Barr Environmental operate a landfill site at Auchencarroch in Alexandria and they will permit commercial waste disposal. Their address is:

Auchencarroch Landfill Site
Auchencarroch Road
Jamestown
ALEXANDRIA
G83 9EY

Opening times and contact details are available on Barr Environments website