Coronavirus (Covid-19) update

Our HWRC are open, and we are operating as normal, in line with any government guidelines. Please continue to respect and protect North Yorkshire.

  • There are no social distancing requirements in place, but please respect those around you and give them space
  • If you need assistance, please ask a member of staff.
  • There are no restrictions on the number of people getting out of a vehicle (apart from children or pets).
  • Trailers are allowed at all sites (apart from Wombleton HWRC).
  • The normal rules will apply for non-commercial chargeable waste and payments will only be accepted using cards, contactless where possible.
  • At Harrogate Household Waste Recycling Centre only, we are not able to accept hardcore and rubble, plasterboard, tyres or asbestos.  
  • Commercial waste is accepted at all sites except Harrogate Stonefall.
  • Wash your hands before and after attending a HWRC

Mobile HWRCs are provided in places not covered by permanent HWRCs.

Locations

  • Askrigg - off Station Road, Askrigg DL8 3HZ
  • Aysgarth - Village Green, Aysgarth DL8 3AH
  • Boroughbridge - car park off Back Lane, Boroughbridge YO51 9AN
  • Hawes - Charcoals Way, Upper Wensleydale Business Park DL8 3QT
  • Hudswell - Opposite Ashley House, DL11 6BH
  • Muker - car Park off the B6270 at Muker Bridge, Muker DL11 6QG.
  • Pateley Bridge - Bewerley Park, Pateley Bridge HG3 5BD
  • Reeth - Village Green, Reeth DL11 6SY

Location map

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Red locator pin Standard HWRC Green locator pin Mobile HWRC

Dates and opening times for 2021-22

Location Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Opens Closes
Askrigg - 15 - - - - 9am 10:30am
Aysgarth - - - - - 18 9am 10:30am
Boroughbridge 10 8 12 10 14 11 9am 1pm
Hawes 17 - 19 - 21 - 9am 1pm
Hudswell - - - - - 18 11:15am 1pm
Muker - 15 - - - - 11:15am 1pm
Pateley Bridge 3 1 and 29 26 31 - 4 9am 1pm
Reeth - - - 17 - - 9am 1pm
Location Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Opens Closes
Askrigg - - - - - - - -
Aysgarth - - - - - - - -
Boroughbridge  9 13 11 - 12 12 9am 1pm
Hawes 16 - - 15 - - 9am 1pm
Hudswell - - - - - - - -
Muker - - - - - - - -
Pateley Bridge 2 6 4 - 5 5 9am 1pm
Reeth 23 - - - - 19 9am 1pm

Items accepted

The following household waste is accepted at all mobile centres:

  • furniture (including beds, mattresses, sofas and chairs), bric-a-brac;
  • paper, cardboard, telephone directories, books;
  • glass, food and drink cans, foil, scrap metal;
  • mixed textiles and clothes;
  • fluorescent tubes, TVs and monitors, fridges and freezers, large appliances, small appliances.

Garden waste is only accepted at the Pateley Bridge mobile centre.

Tyres, hardcore, rubble, plasterboard and asbestos are not accepted at any mobile centre. These can be taken to some of our permanent household waste recycling centres.

Commercial and charity waste

Commercial and charity waste is not accepted at our mobile household waste recycling centres.

More information

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