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County Council Recycling and waste sites (Tips)

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Update from Leicestershire County Council on Friday March 20: All our recycling and household waste sites are currently closed until further notice.

We collect waste and recycling from homes in Charnwood and provide recycling banks throughout the borough. 

Residents can also dispose of their domestic refuse and recycling at household waste disposal sites which are run by Leicestershire County Council.

The three sites in Charnwood are at:

For further information, such as opening times and the kinds of waste you can take there, please click on the links above or visit the County Council's website.

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:

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