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Middleton (Holmewell Road) Recycling Site


Holmewell Road


Leeds LS10 4TQ

Tel: 0113 271 3020

Email: leeds.waste@leeds.gov.uk

Local transport information:


Leeds City Council aim to provide an accessible service, and although the arrangements within the site may not provide suitable access for everyone, staff are available to assist if required. If you wish to request assistance or discuss access arrangements at this site in more detail before you visit please call the number above or email leeds.waste@leeds.gov.uk

  • Winter (GMT) 30 October 2017 to 25 March 2018 8am to 4pm

    Summer (BST) 26 March 2018 to 28 October 2018 8am to 6pm

    We are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Year's Day.

    This recycling site tends to be quieter before 11am and after 3pm.

Please note to access the site you need to use the new supermarket entrance and go to the rear of the store.

Materials we accept:

Cardboard, garden waste, scrap metal, wood, paper, aerosols, foil, glass, hardcore, rubble, soil, textiles, shoes, books, engine oil, vegetable oil, TVs and monitors, fridges and freezers, electrical appliances, mobile phones, household batteries, fluorescent tubes, energy saving bulbs, printer cartridges, car batteries, tyres (4 max), paint, household/DIY chemicals, furniture, mattresses and garden chemicals.

Please note that for one off visits, we can only accept up to 5 rubble sacks (25kg standard type) or one small car boot load per week of soil, inert or rubble waste.

This site has a special container for any household items that can be re-used such as furniture, bikes and bric-a-brac.

Are you using a vehicle other than a car?

If you have a commercial type vehicle, such as a van or a four wheel drive pick-up, or use a trailer to take your household waste to the recycling sites, you will need a separate commercial ​permit.

Click on the Order a recycling site permit option in Top Tasks for more information

If you have business waste you can take it to Kirkstall Road or Seacroft (East Leeds) Recycling Sites, see Related Pages.


This site does not accept asbestos. You can take asbestos waste by appointment only to Kirkstall Road Recycling Site, see Related Pages or call 0113 378 3030 for information and charges. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​