Dartford Household Waste Recycling Centre

Address

Old Rochester Way
Dartford Heath
Dartford
DA1 3QU

Our Dartford HWRC is open, you will need to book a slot before visiting.

The consultation on the future use of the booking system has now closed. We will publish results and announce the outcome in due course.

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday: 8am to 4:30pm

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