DIY waste

You can take DIY waste to a Recycling Centre, this includes:

  • garden waste
  • hardcore and rubble (bricks, soil and tiles) You are limited to the amount of rubble you can take in one visit . The limit is five (900mm x 600mm) rubble sacks per visit.
  • plasterboard
  • scrap metal
  • wood and timber

Asbestos is not accepted at any of our Recycling Centres.

Any waste produced by tradespeople or builders you hired to carry out improvements, repair or alterations to your home is classed as business waste and can’t be disposed of at any of our Recycling Centres. Always ask a tradesperson to include waste disposal in their quote.

Recycle for Greater Manchester