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Ross-on-Wye Household Recycling Centre is located on Station Approach close to Morrisons supermarket. The site is operated by Severn Waste Services Ltd on behalf of Herefordshire Council and Worcestershire County Council.

Covid-19 information

Site currently closed

If you have unavoidable waste that cannot be stored safety Hereford and Leominster Household Recycling Centres are open for essential visits from Saturday 9 May.

Household Recycling Centres in Kington, Bromyard, Ledbury and Ross-on-Wye remain closed for the time being, until available staffing resource will permit these sites to reopen.

The council is keen to open additional sites when it can, however its first priority has been to be able to provide a restricted the service at its two largest facilities where our contractor is able to put in place the additional measures required to protect both staff and the public.

Address
Station Approach
Ross-on-Wye
HR9 7AQ
Telephone
01989 762460
What can you recycle?
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Glass jars and bottles
  • Plastic bottles
  • Textile banks
  • Green waste
  • Household batteries
  • Electrical appliances
  • Fluorescent tubes and energy saving lightbulbs
  • Automotive batteries 
  • Used engine oil
  • Scrap metal
  • Food and drink cans
  • Foil
  • Soil and rubble
  • Wood and timber
  • Gas bottles
  • Waste to landfill (including water based paints)
Find out where to recycle a particular item
https://www.recycle-more.co.uk/
Green waste and compost

Please be advised that green waste bigger than 2 metres in length, and 100mm in diameter cannot be accepted on compactor sites as indicated above.

You can buy Green Grow soil conditioner made from your composted green waste at a cost of £2 per bag.

Household recycling centre rules
  • Only your own household waste can lawfully be deposited at household recycling centres in Herefordshire
  • No commercial or business waste is accepted
  • No clinical waste is accepted
  • Soil and hard-core are not classified as household waste, but you may bring it if the waste is a result of doing work to your own home
  • A commercial vehicle and trailer (CVT) permit scheme is in operation to restrict use of commercial vehicles and trailers over 1.3m in length. You must apply for a permit in advance if you wish to use a commercial vehicle or trailer to bring your household waste to a site
  • Children (under the age of 16) must remain in cars at all times while on the site
  • Staff on site will be happy to help you, please ask if you require assistance
Further information

No business waste is permitted at any of the household recycling centres

Severn Waste Services Ltd operate all household recycling centres. Worcestershire County Council, Herefordshire's partner, manage the service. If you have any queries email hrc@worcestershire.gov.uk or call 01905 822383.