Opening times, location and the waste taken at Sowerby HWRC.
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
Bagged compost available to purchase
Yorganics is a 100% recycled, peat free, locally sourced and compost produced in North Yorkshire and West Yorkshire. Garden waste from households is recycled into a high quality compost that meets the British Standards Institution (BSI) PAS100 standard. It is ideal for both domestic, horticultural and agricultural uses. Find out more about Yorganics Compost.
- £3.40 per 40 litre bag.
- £2.50 per 40 litre bag if a whole pallet (60 bags) is purchased.
Finding Sowerby household waste recycling centre.
You can read our household waste recycling centres customer charter.
Further details are available in our household waste recycling centre user guidance leaflet.