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County Council Recycling and waste sites (Tips)

Customers may experience online payment disruptions on Sunday April 18 between 4-7am due to essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Leicestershire County Council run the refuse and recycling waste disposal sites, not Charnwood Borough Council.

Please contact Leicestershire County Council directly if you have complaints or queries about the sites or the service.

The three sites in Charnwood are at:

Book an appointment at Loughborough, Shepshed or Mountsorrel sites through the Leicestershire County Council website

You can find more information and book an appointment via the Leicestershire County Council website.

You should only go to a site if your waste cannot be stored at home without causing a risk of injury, health or harm to a you or other members of your household. If you can temporarily store your waste in a way that does not pose a risk to yours or others safety or human health, please do so.

Applying for a waste permit

Waste permits can be purchased and renewed through the Leicestershire County Council website. More information on temporary or permenent permits can be found on their waste permit page or you can apply directly using the link below:

Apply for a waste permit online

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Last updated: Wed 19th August, 2020 @ 09:54