Household Waste and Recycling Centres (tip/dump)

Location details and opening times

Household Recycling Centre, Smugglers Way

You can tip your household waste at:

Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)
Smugglers Way
Wandsworth
SW18 1JS

Telephone: 020 8871 2788

The recycling centre is behind B&Q.

Cost

It is free to tip:

  • household waste
  • small quantities of your own domestic DIY/industrial waste delivered by car

You will be charged for domestic DIY/industrial waste delivered by van. Find out about DIY waste delivered in vans.

Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm
  • Saturday: 8am to 6pm
  • Sunday: 8am to 5pm

Before you visit

Find out what vehicles are allowed and accepted materials (Western Riverside Waste Authority website).

Before you go: check the queues at Smugglers Way.

Cringle Street Household Waste Recycling Centre

The Household Waste Recycling Centre in Cringle Street, Battersea, SW11 closed in September 2012.

However, you can still deliver household waste in vans at the waste transfer station in Cringle Street (next to the old Household Waste Recycling Centre).

These sites are managed by the Western Riverside Waste Authority.

Cringle Street waste transfer station (vans only)

Contact

  • Battersea, SW8 5BX (off Nine Elms Lane)
  • Telephone: 020 7622 1046

More information

More information, including accepted materials.

Register

If you are arriving with a trailer or in a van you must register in advance.

Enquiries 

Email info@wrwa.gov.uk or telephone the numbers above.

Emails sent after 5pm on a Friday will not be answered until the following Monday.

Recycling sites

If you cannot put your recycling in your recycling sack or bank, there are small public recycling sites around Wandsworth which may be more convenient for you.