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Recycling sites

West Sussex has 11 Household Waste Recycling Sites (HWRS) to help householders recycle waste from their homes. Recycling centres used to be known as rubbish tips or dumps. They are now called Household Waste Recycling Sites or HWRSs, as the majority of waste is recycled.

Please click on your local site on the left hand side to find out opening times and what can be recycled at the site. Or you can use the map below to locate your nearest site.


Site user guidelines

Please read these User Guidelines to understand what restrictions are in place to help you have an efficient and safe visit to your local HWRS.

Please remember to wear suitable clothing when visiting our sites, feet and hands are the most vulnerable, so please remember to protect these with sensible gloves and footwear. 

Trade waste

Please click here for information on how to dispose of trade/business waste and recycling. For locations of trade waste facilities and prices, please ring 01903 712620.

Public Weighbridge Opening Times:

Burgess Hill   
Monday - Friday  08:00 - 16:30
Monday - Friday  08:30 - 16:30
Monday - Friday  08:30 - 16:30
Saturday  08:30 - 11:30
East Grinstead   
Monday - Friday  08:30 - 16:00
Monday - Friday  07:30 - 17:00
Saturday  07:30 - 13:00

Use of hire vehicles

When hiring a vehicle, please refer to the User Guidelines for details of which sites will accommodate the height, width and length of your hire vehicle.

Where is my nearest site?

Please use the map below to locate your nearest site. The green 'V' tags indicate the locations of all the Household Waste Recycling Sites (HWRS) in West Sussex.