Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRC)

All household waste in the district is processed in recycling centres managed by our partner Renewi.

The recycling centres (tips) are for Wakefield residents only to recycle and dispose of their household waste.

Permits to access recycling centres

You'll need a permit to prove that you're a Wakefield resident. You can get your free permit by following the link below:

Apply for a permit >>

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These items belong at the recycling centres at Glasshoughton, South Kirkby or Wakefield:

  • Paint tins
  • Electricals
  • Batteries
  • Engine oil
  • Cooking oil
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Carpets
  • Hand tools
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Glasshoughton Household Waste Recycling Centre

Link to page on Renewi website

Flass Lane

Castleford

WF10 5JW

Find with Google maps

Winter opening hoursSummer opening hours
(During British Summer Time)
Monday - Friday8am - 5pmMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 8pm
Saturday8am - 4pmSaturday8am - 4pm
Sunday9am - 4pmSunday9am - 4pm
Bank Holidays8am - 5pmBank Holidays8am - 5pm

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South Kirkby Household Waste Recycling Centre

Link to page on Renewi website

South Kirkby Business Park

Brigantian Way

South Kirkby

WF9 3TH

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Winter opening hours Summer opening hours
(During British Summer Time)
Monday - Friday8am - 5pmMonday8am - 8pm
Tuesday - Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday8am - 4pmSaturday8am - 4pm
Sunday9am - 4pmSunday9am - 4pm
Bank Holiday Mondays8am - 5pmBank Holiday Mondays8am - 8pm

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Wakefield Household Waste Recycling Centre

Link to page on Renewi website

Denby Dale Road

Wakefield

WF2 7AH

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Winter opening hoursSummer opening hours
(During British Summer Time)
Monday - Friday8am - 5pmMonday - Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 8pm
Saturday8am - 4pmSaturday8am - 4pm
Sunday9am - 4pmSunday9am - 4pm
Bank Holiday Mondays8am - 5pmBank Holiday Mondays8am - 5pm

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