Shaftesbury Recycling Centre
Information about Shaftesbury Recycling Centre including opening times and how to find it.
Please take care when travelling to and using our household recycling centres during the cold weather. We recommend, where possible, waiting until conditions improve before visiting any of our sites, which may be subject to short-term temporary closures to ensure safety.
Wincombe Business Park
|Time of year||Opening hours|
|1 October to 31 March||10am to 4pm daily|
|1 April to 30 September||9am to 6pm daily|
- Christmas Day
- Boxing Day
- New Years Day
What can I recycle at Shaftesbury Recycling Centre?
Charges for certain items
There are charges for bringing certain materials to Dorset Waste Partnership recycling centres.
Maximum one-off deposit of up to three cement-bonded sheets of 1.8m x 1.2m (approx. 6ft x 4ft).
Asbestos must be double bagged, pre-booked and paid for online before being delivered onto site.
Van and trailer restrictions at recycling centres
Large trailers more than 1.2 metres wide and 1.8 metres long cannot be used to take waste to our recycling centres.
Why not get your garden waste collected?
Save yourself the trip to the recycling centre with our popular fortnightly garden waste collection.
Do you need a bulky item collected?
If you have larger items such as a fridge, old sofa or bed and do not have suitable transport to take it to the recycling centre, you can book a collection.
The site is operated by our contractor, W&S Recycling.
For any general enquiries, please contact the Dorset Waste Partnership.