Dartford Household Waste Recycling Centre

Address

Old Rochester Way
Dartford Heath
Dartford
DA1 3QU

Dartford permit scheme: Cross border visitors can currently pay by cash or card, however cash payments will be phased out by the end of summer when only card payments will be accepted.

For more information read about the Dartford permit scheme.

Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 8am to 4:30pm

Wednesday: 8am to 6pm

Sunday and bank holidays: 9am to 4pm

Before visiting you must book one of the available four slots. Entry without booking is not permitted.

Book a visiting slot

Height barrier

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

Read more about the Dartford permit scheme.

You can get a permit if you live in Dartford and pay your Council Tax to Dartford Borough Council.

Non-Kent residents are required to pay £10 per visit to use this facility.

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
  • Chemicals
  • 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
  • Televisions
  • Tyres
  • Washing machines
  • Wood and timber