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Household waste recycling centres
The County Council provides 20 household waste recycling centres (HWRCs), reusing, recycling and composting more than 60 per cent of all waste delivered to sites. They may also be known as the tip, dump or civic amenity site.
Find household waste recycling centres on a map
You can drag pan around the map below and zoom in and out. Click on a spot to view further details about the centre.
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If you know the name of your local household waste recycling centre, you can select it from this list and view further information such as the types of materials that can be recycled.
Mobile household waste recycling centres
North Yorkshire County Council also operates mobile household waste recycling sites to provide recycling/disposal facilities in areas of the County where the population catchment is not adequately covered by existing permanent household waste recycling centres. Find out more about the service, including dates and opening times here.
Policies and guidance
We've 24 policies covering the provision of the service [33kb] [pdf] including location, accessibility, waste types accepted, information and communication.
Guidance is in place covering large vehicles, commercial or commercial like vehicles, large trailers, delivery of construction and demolition waste, charities, community and voluntary groups, commercial waste and delivering waste on behalf of friends, families and neighbours. Alternatively, you can view all of the guidance in our download here [690kb] [pdf].
Household waste recycling centres - further information