Allington Household Waste Recycling Centre


Laverstoke Road
ME16 0LE

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Open now

Our award winning new site in Allington opened on 9 May 2022.

This is the 19th Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) operated by Kent County Council, demonstrating our commitment to boosting recycling in Kent.

You will need to book your visit in advance.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 8am to 4:30pm

Sunday and bank holidays: 9am to 4pm

Before visiting you must book a slot. Entry without booking is not permitted.

Book a visiting slot

Height barrier

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


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
  • Pesticides
  • Plasterboard
  • Printer cartridges
  • Rubble and hardcore
  • Soil
  • Spectacles
  • Televisions
  • Tyres
  • Washing machines
  • Wood and timber