All recycling centres are open on:
All recycling centres are closed on:
Opening times may vary at each facility over the festive period.
Anyone caught committing a fly tipping offence by dumping waste outside a recycling centres will be prosecuted.
You can perform an address search using our 'Find My Nearest' tool if you aren't sure which household waste recycling centres are in your area. Once you've entered details for your home you will see the name of your nearest recycling centre listed with a link back to that site's information. You can also use this tool to find out which Councillors represent you, where your nearest Council Office is and what your Council Tax band will be.
|1. Annan Household Waste Recycling Centre||7. Sanquhar Household Waste Recycling Centre|
|2. Lockerbie Household Waste Recycling Centre||8. Castle Douglas Household Waste Recycling Centre|
|3. Beattock Household Waste Recycling Centre||9. Dalbeattie Household Waste Recycling Centre|
|4. Lochar Moss Household Waste Recycling Centre||10. Whithorn Household Waste Recycling Centre|
|5. Lincluden Household Waste Recycling Centre||11. Galdenoch Household Waste Recycling Centre|
|6. Thornhill Household Waste Recycling Centre||12. Newton Stewart Household Waste Recycling Centre|
There are also over 40 Household Waste Recycling Points at various locations such as supermarket car parks across Dumfries and Galloway which can be a useful and convenient alternative for disposing of certain recyclable household waste.
Please note that Recycling Centres are for household waste recycling only and are not licensed to accept commercial waste, these facilities should not be used for recycling waste generated from commercial or industrial activity under any circumstances.
Over the next two years there will be changes made to Household Waste Recycling Centres across the region. These include:
These changes are part of a series of changes to the provision of waste services which are designed to help meet the requirements of the Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012.