Skip to content

We use cookies to make the site simpler. By continuing to use this site and closing this message you agree to our use of cookies.Find out more about cookies

Close alert

Coronavirus (COVID-19): updates and advice, including help if you are struggling financially

;

Swanage Household Recycling Centre (Tip)

Information about Swanage Household Recycling Centre (Tip) including opening times and how to find it.

Address

Prospect Business Park
Victoria Avenue
Swanage
Dorset
BH19 1EJ

Opening Times

Monday: 9am - 6pm
Tuesday: 9am - 6pm
Wednesday: 9am - 6pm
Thursday: 9am - 6pm
Friday: 9am - 6pm
Saturday: 9am - 6pm
Sunday: 9am - 6pm

Please note: All our household recycling centres are open on bank holidays (excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day). Opening times change on 1 October.

What can I take to the Swanage Household Recycling Centre (Tip)?

Yes please

No thank you

  • Asbestos (charges apply)

Charges for certain items

There are charges for bringing certain materials to Dorset Council household recycling centres.

Commercial waste

Please contact W&S Recycling on 01202 979011 or speak with site staff to ascertain prices for disposal.

Asbestos

Asbestos cannot be taken to this recycling centre. Three Dorset recycling centres are licensed to accept cement bonded asbestos: Blandford, Wareham and Weymouth.

Maximum one-off deposit of up to three cement-bonded sheets of 1.8m x 1.2m (approx. 6ft x 4ft). 

Asbestos must be pre-booked before being delivered onto site.

Van and trailer restrictions at recycling centres

Please note that van and trailer restrictions apply at our household recycling centres. Vans must have a valid permit or a hire agreement of a maximum of 3 days.

Vehicles that don't require a permit can use a trailer, but the maximum trailer size is 1.2 metres wide and 1.8 metres long (approx. 6ft x 4ft).

Vehicles that require a permit and are towing a trailer are not allowed to access our recycling centres.

Your feedback

This form is to report content that is wrong, or any issues or feedback you have about the web page.

Contact us if you want to get in touch about a council service instead.

All fields are required.

Leave your email address so that we can provide a response.

This helps us direct your feedback to the appropriate council.

General data protection regulation (GDPR)

We will only use the personal information supplied by you in accordance with GDPR. By giving us this information you are consenting to such use as set out in our privacy notice.