Normal opening hours (including bank holidays)
|Monday||8am - 5pm|
|Tuesday||8am - 5pm|
|Wednesday||8am - 5pm|
|Thursday||8am - 5pm (open to 8pm - April to September)|
|Friday||8am - 5pm|
|Saturday||8am - 5pm|
|Sunday||8am - 5pm|
Best times to visit
We recommend trying to plan your visit around quiet times at the recycling centres if possible - weekdays between 8am -10am and 3pm -5pm are less busy than weekends and the middle of the day.
If you need help unloading your vehicle, please alert a member of staff, either verbally or by sounding your vehicle horn.
Using a van or trailer
If you are using a van or trailer to dispose of your waste you will need to apply for a free e-permit. If you are using a car you do not need to apply for a permit.
The waste recycling centres accept a wide range of household recyclables and waste for no charge. Non-household waste is accepted for a small charge. Payment can be made by cash or card. See the price list on our charging for non-household waste.
Waste from a commercial premises or business cannot be accepted at any of our sites except Redbridge household waste recycling centre
Types of waste that Alketon site accepts:
- Bulky Items
- Car Batteries
- Fluorescent tubes
- Gas bottles
- General waste
- Glass bottles
- Green waste
- Hard plastics e.g. buckets, pet beds and toys
- Household and garden chemicals
- Large electrical appliances
- Low-energy light bulbs
- Mixed textiles and clothes
- Small electrical appliances
- Soft plastics e.g. bottles, tubs and trays
- TV and monitors and batteries;
Check our Recycling A-Z page to check what and how you can recycle.
Alkerton - Stratford Road, Alkerton, Near Banbury, OX15 6HZ
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