Richborough Household Waste Recycling Centre
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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2 metres (6 foot 6 inches) - read about vehicles allowed
You cannot carry waste into the site on foot.
Wear suitable clothes and footwear and keep children in your car
- Cans and metal
- Car batteries
- Clothes, shoes and fabric
- Cookers, ovens and microwaves
- Cooking oil – domestic cooking oil only
- Electrical and electronic items
- Engine oil (used)
- Fluorescent tubes
- Garden waste
- Gas bottles
- Glass bottles and jars
- Low energy light bulbs and LEDs
- Mobile phones
- Paper and card
- Printer cartridges
- Rubble and hardcore
- Washing machines
- Wood and timber
Which vehicles can enter, which need vouchers and which aren't allowed at all.
Household waste charges
Find out which items we charge to dispose of and which are free at our HWRCs.
Business and commercial waste
What to do with business and commercial waste. You can't bring it to a household waste site.