Redbridge household waste recycling centre
Old Abingdon Road, Oxford, OX1 4XG
|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.
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 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:
- Bulky items
- Car/household 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
- Small electrical appliances
- Soft plastics e.g. bottles, tubs and trays
- Textiles and clothes
- TV and monitors
Check our Recycling A-Z page to check what and how you can recycle
Old Abingdon Road