Redbridge household waste recycling centre

Old Abingdon Road, Oxford, OX1 4XG

Opening hours
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

Bank holidays - normal opening hours

Best times to visit

We recommend trying to plan your visit around quiet times at the recycling centres if possible - weekdays between 8-10am and 3-5pm are less busy than weekends and the middle of the day.

Requiring assistance

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.

Household waste

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.

Commercial/trade waste

Waste from a commercial premises or business cannot be accepted at any of our sites except Redbridge where an area to deposit commercial waste is provided by W&S Recycling. If you wish to deposit commercial waste please ring 01865 721464 for more information.

Please note - This is completely separate to the part of the site where you can deposit household waste. Commercial waste must not be deposited within the household waste recycling centre part of the site.

Types of waste this site accepts:

  • Aerosols
  • Asbestos
  • Bikes
  • Bulky items
  • Car/household batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • General waste
  • Glass bottles
  • Green waste
  • Hardcore
  • Hard plastics e.g. buckets, pet beds and toys
  • Household and garden chemicals
  • Large electrical appliances
  • Low-energy light bulbs
  • Metal
  • Oil
  • Paper
  • Plasterboard
  • Rubble
  • Small electrical appliances
  • Soft plastics e.g. bottles, tubs and trays
  • Soil
  • Textiles and clothes
  • TV and monitors
  • Tyres
  • Wood

Check our Recycling A-Z page to check what and how you can recycle

Getting here


Old Abingdon Road