Household Waste Recycling Centres

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Dundee City Council operates the following Household Waste Recycling Centres within the city:

Summer Opening Hours - 1st April to 30th September

  • Baldovie Recycling Centre 
    Piper Street, Dundee, DD4 0NT
    Monday to Friday, 9am to 8:15pm (last entry 8pm)
    Saturday - Sunday, 9am to 5:15pm (last entry 5pm) 
  • Riverside Recycling Centre 
    Wright Avenue, Dundee, DD2 1UR
    Monday to Friday, 9am to 8:15pm (last entry 8pm)
    Saturday - Sunday, 9am to 5:15pm (last entry 5pm) 

The two sites provide householders with the opportunity to recycle a range of household wastes free of charge. All sites have trained operatives on the site at all times who can provide assistance and advice as required. Your continued support is very much appreciated.

Please Note Vehicle Restrictions Apply

  • Before travelling please check the table below to see if your vehicle requires an HWRC Vehicle Permit (Free)
  • Permits are not issued at the Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs)
  • Please visit the Household Waste Vehicle Permit Scheme webpage for more information and how to apply 
Vehicle Type Allowed on HWRC site? Permit Required?
Car / Estate Car / People Carrier / MPV / 4x4 Yes No
Car-derived vans / Vans / Pickups Yes Yes
Rental Vans (*must have rental agreement available for inspection) Yes No - see conditions opposite*
Cars / vans or pick-ups with a single axle-trailer Yes Yes
Mini-bus (8-11 Seats) Yes Yes
Vehicles over 3,500kg (3.5 Tonnes) gross weight / Tipper Vehicles / Vehicles with more than 4 wheels No N/A
Twin axle-trailer No N/A
Any vehicle carrying commercial waste No N/A