Before visiting a recycling site please visit our Household Waste page to find out what you can and can't put in your household waste bins. 

Recycling Sites 

There is a network of local recycling sites across the city. You can take different items of household waste to be recycled at each of these sites.

Redfield Road Household Waste and Recycling Centre

To dispose of larger items, garden waste, rubble and more, visit the  Local tip - Waste and Recycling Centre

Your Local Recycling Site

All of these items can be taken to your local recycling sites

  • Cartons
  • Food tins and drink cans
  • Mixed glass bottles and jars
  • Mixed textiles and clothes
  • Mixed paper and card
  • Plastics
  • Shoes

Find out where your nearest recycling site

Care for Your Local Site

Sometimes rubbish bags are dumped at your local recycling site. Not only does this make the site messy and harder to use, but it also means that the waste left, even if it is recyclable, will be treated as fly-tipping and will end up in a landfill.

Fly tipping is unsightly and illegal and can result in a fine of up to £50,000.

If you see fly-tipping at your site please report it to us so we can trace the offenders and take further action.

Ideally, we need 

  • Vehicle registration number   
  • Date and time of the incident   
  • Information about what was dumped   
  • A description of the vehicle and offenders

You can report it by phone on 0115 915 2000

High Street Charities

High Street Charities are always calling out for stock. Find Charities in your area:

This is not an exhaustive list but you may have your favourite charity in your neighbourhood you would like to donate your old clothes, textiles and Furniture too.

Bike Works Nottingham

Have you got an unwanted Bicycle? Bike Works not only fixes bikes but also re-homes unwanted bikes which help community projects

Bike Works is a not for profit organisation.