All recycling centres across Essex will be closed until further notice. The decision to close sites has not been taken lightly but is essential as residents should stay at home and limit the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).Changes to recycling centres
We've made changes to what you can bring to your local recycling centre. Make sure you read about them before you set out.
Waltham Abbey recycling centre, Brooker Road, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 1JU
Information on disabled access to the recycling centre can be found on AccessAble, formerly Disabled Go.
9am to 4pm every day except Tuesday and Wednesday
9am to 5pm every day except Tuesday and Wednesday
Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve closed from 1pm
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day
Vans, pick-ups and other commercial-type vehicles – including those privately owned - are not allowed to use this site.
Customers attempting to park prohibited vehicles outside the site and carry waste in will be turned away.
DIY waste including soil, hardcore, plasterboard, tiles, bathroom and kitchen units and doors is not accepted at this recycling centre.