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Raikes Lane Recycling Facility

Raikes Lane Recycling Facility, Raikes Lane Industrial Estate, Bolton, BL3 2NH

This information applies to household waste and recycling only.

If you are recycling or disposing of business waste, visit the business waste page.

Vehicles Under 2m

If your vehicle is under 2 metres please take your waste and recycling to:

Hurstwood Court in Bolton

If you have household asbestos, gypsum or plasterboard, you can take it Raikes Lane.

Vehicles under 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Vehicles Over 2m

Opening Times

Mon – Sun 8am – 6pm

(Open as usual on Bank Holidays)

Closed on Christmas Day (25th December) and New Year’s Day (1st January)

Important information before you visit

Personal protective equipment

From Saturday 1st June, personal protective equipment must be worn when recycling or disposing of waste at Raikes Lane via the weighbridge entrance.

Please wear sensible footwear. On arrival, stay in your vehicle and speak with a member of staff who will provide the appropriate personal protective equipment for you to wear.

Take a proof of address (print or online)

You will need to take your most recent council tax bill or utility bill – gas, electric or landline telephone relating to the property where the waste is from.  Mobile phone bills and driver’s licence are not accepted.

Using a hire vehicle?

Take your hire vehicle documents with you.

Vehicles over 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

TV and monitors

Car batteries

Engine oil

Tyres

Plasterboard

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Garden waste

Scrap metal

Cooking oil

Household chemicals

Gas bottles

Asbestos

Carcasses

Fire extinguishers

General waste

Vehicles over 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

Batteries

Fluorescent tubes

Fridges and freezers

Large electrical items

Small electrical items

TV and monitors

Car batteries

Engine oil

Tyres

Plasterboard

Aerosol can

Aerosols

Garden waste

Scrap metal

Cooking oil

Household chemicals

Gas bottles

Asbestos

Carcasses

Fire extinguishers

General waste

Vehicles under 2m - What can I take to the Recycling Centre?

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