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 >>
These items belong at the recycling centres at Glasshoughton, South Kirkby or Wakefield:
- Paint tins
- Engine oil
- Cooking oil
- Clothes and textiles
- Hand tools
Glasshoughton Household Waste Recycling Centre
South Kirkby Household Waste Recycling Centre
Wakefield Household Waste Recycling Centre