Swanley Household Waste Recycling Centre

Address:

Teardrop Centre
Farningham Hill
Swanley
BR8 8TJ

Telephone: 03000 41 73 73

Site closure: Pepperhill Household Waste and Recycling Centre will be closed until August 2018 due to a serious fire. This timescale allows for safety investigations and for rebuilding to take place. As a result all other sites are extremely busy. If it is necessary for you to visit one of Kent’s other sites, please be prepared for long delays.

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Opening hours:

Monday to Saturday: 8am – 4.30pm
Sunday and bank holidays: 9am – 4pm

Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

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Height barrier:

2 metres (6 foot 6 inches) - read about vehicles allowed

Safety

You cannot carry waste into the site on foot.

Wear suitable clothes and footwear and keep children in your car

  • Asbestos
  • Batteries
  • Cans and metal
  • Car batteries
  • Carpets
  • Clothes, shoes and fabric
  • Computers
  • Cookers, ovens and microwaves
  • Cooking oil – domestic cooking oil only
  • Electrical and electronic items
  • Engine oil (used)
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Freezers
  • Fridges
  • Furniture
  • Garden waste
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Low energy light bulbs and LEDs
  • Mattresses
  • Mobile phones
  • Paint
  • Paper and card
  • Printer cartridges
  • Rubble and hardcore
  • Soil
  • Televisions
  • Tyres
  • Washing machines
  • Wood and timber