Opening times, location and the waste taken at Sowerby HWRC.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update

Most of our Household Waste Recycling Centres are open, including Sowerby. Please only use them if absolutely necessary and waste materials cannot be stored safely at home. 

Most sites will be open their normal hours of 8:30am to 5pm everyday except Wednesdays. West Harrogate is open seven days a week. 

For safety reasons, we are unable to reopen Harrogate Stonefall or any mobile HWRCs at this current time.

To allow us to operate these site safely some restrictions will be in place. Find out more.


Location

Ox Moor Plantation Lane
Sowerby
Thirsk
North Yorkshire
YO7 1FA

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

Please allow enough time to unload your waste before the site closes.

Charges for waste

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 that can be accepted here

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

Finding Sowerby household waste recycling centre. 

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