Renfrewshire Council

You must apply for a Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) Permit before your visit or you will be not be able to access the centre.

How to apply for a Household Waste and Recycling Permit

Household Waste Recycling Centres

Our Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRC) are open, with some restrictions and additional health and safety measures in place. We will continue to follow Scottish Government advice.

Cars only at all sites except Linwood.

At this time, only cars are allowed into our recycling sites - except at our Linwood site where larger vehicles are allowed. Find out more - Vans, pickups and trailers.

From Monday 3 August, you must apply for a permit in advance or you will be not be able to enter. Visit Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC) Permit for info on how to apply online.

Essential visits

If you can store waste safely at home, please continue to do that as we continue to deal with the Coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus symptoms

If you have Coronavirus symptoms, or have been in contact with someone who has, please do not visit our recycling centres. You should immediately self-isolate in line with the national guidance.

Changes to current arrangements

We will update this webpage with changes so check back here and follow us on social media for changes to existing arrangements.