Coronavirus (Covid-19) update

Our Household Waste Recycling Centres are open, with some restrictions, as we follow the government Covid roadmap.

Find out more about the restrictions.

Opening times, location and waste taken at Harrogate HWRC.


Wetherby Road
North Yorkshire

Opening times

Open everyday except Wednesdays, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

  • April to September - 8.30am to 5pm
  • October to March - 8.30am to 4pm

Charges for waste

We currently do not accept hardcore, rubble, plasterboard and tyres or any commercial waste at this centre. All other household waste recycling centres accept these items. All residents are charged for the disposal of hardcore, rubble, plasterboard and tyres. There are also charges for some commercial waste.

Restrictions on vehicles

There are restrictions on the vehicles that can use our centres. Residents using commercial or commercial-like vehicles, charities and voluntary organisations need to register their vehicles.

Items accepted here

Find out which items you can deliver to our household waste recycling centres.

Finding Harrogate household waste recycling centre. 

Give us your views on our household waste recycling centres.

Your views are important to us and our contractor Yorwaste, who manage the sites on our behalf, to make sure we are meeting your needs and continually improving our service. You can complete the survey here.