Materials we accept:
- Car batteries
- Electrical appliances
- Energy saving bulbs
- Engine oil
- Fluorescent tubes
- Fridges and freezers
- Garden chemicals
- Garden waste
- Household batteries
- Household/DIY chemicals
- Mobile phones
- Scrap metal
- TVs and monitors
- Tyres* (4 max)
- Vegetable oil
From 5 February 2018 charges apply for disposing of some types of rubbish at our household recycling sites including bricks and rubble. To find out more please see our
frequently asked questions or our
guide to waste disposal charges.
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. See our
Recycling site permits page for more information and to find out how to apply.
Revive Leeds Re-use shop
Revive Leeds Re-use shop is also situated at this site. The re-use shop is the first of its kind in Leeds and is run by a community interest group made up of two local charities: SLATE and SVP. It sells low-cost, good quality furniture, electrical goods, clothes, books, bric-a-brac and other household items.
You can donate unwanted items to the shop and they will be sold back to the public at low prices.
Businesses can recycle garden waste, cardboard, paper, timber, hardcore, rubble and soil, plasterboard and scrap metal. You can also dispose of your general and hazardous waste such as freezers, fridges, televisions and fluorescent tubes. For information on charges please see
Trade Charges (PDF 64KB) or ring 0113 336 7660.
The weighbridge is open for business waste from 8am to 4pm Monday to Friday, 8am to 12pm Saturday.
Waste from certain premises such as places of worship or charities may be classed as household waste. See the
Free disposal application (PDF 133KB) to check if you qualify for free collections and/or disposal.
This site does not accept asbestos. You can take asbestos waste
by appointment only to Kirkstall Road Recycling Site, please call 0113 378 3030 for information and charges.