From the 1st December 2021, you will need a permit if you are visiting your local Household Waste Recycling Centre to dispose of household waste using your own van, pick-up truck or a twin axle trailer

Use the link below to find out more information and apply for your permit. Please note: you will need to provide a copy of your V5C form (logbook) and current proof of address.

Please note: visitors using a standard car or a vehicle adapted for wheelchair users do NOT need a permit to use the Recycling Centres unless you intend to visit with a twin axle trailer.

Van and twin axle permit

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Electrical items

You can take electrical items to a Recycling Centre.


Keep your bin crew safe

Please do not throw any electrical or battery powered items items or batteries in any of your wheelie bins at home. They can spark and cause fires.

If you are replacing an electrical item, some retailers will collect your old electrical item when they deliver your new one.

Choose to reuse

If your electrical items are still working and in a reusable condition you can donate it to a reuse organisation or some charities. Some offer a free collection service.

Recycle for Greater Manchester