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Nuffield Household Waste Recycling Centre in Poole

Information about Nuffield Household Waste Recycling Centre in Poole including opening times and how to find it.


Nuffield Household Waste Recycling Centre
92-98 Nuffield Road
BH17 0RS

Opening Times

Monday: 9:00 - 17:00
Tuesday: 9:00 - 17:00
Wednesday: 9:00 - 17:00
Thursday: 9:00 - 17:00
Friday: 9:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 9:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 9:00 - 17:00

Please note: opening times change on 1 October.

What can I take to the Nuffield Household Waste Recycling Centre in Poole?

Yes please

  • Aerosols
  • Aluminium
  • Asbestos (charges apply)
  • Batteries
  • Bedding
  • Books
  • Cans
  • Car Batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Christmas Trees (real)
  • Christmas Trees (fake)
  • Household and Garden Chemicals Labelled (maximum 5 litres of each chemical type)
  • Cooking Oil
  • Electrical Equipment
  • Engine Oil
  • Fire Extinguishers (charges apply)
  • Foil
  • Fridges and Freezers
  • Furniture
  • Garden Waste
  • Gas Bottles (charges apply)
  • Glass Bottles and Jars
  • Hardcore (charges apply)
  • Lightbulbs
  • Mattresses
  • Mobile Phones
  • Paper
  • Paint
  • Plasterboard (charges apply)
  • Plastic Bottles
  • Rubble (charges apply)
  • Scrap Metal
  • Soil (charges apply)
  • Textiles
  • Tyres (charges apply)
  • Wallpaper
  • Wood
  • Cartons
  • Paper cups
  • Small electrical items

Charges for certain items

There are charges for bringing certain materials to this recycling centre.

Access to Nuffield household waste recycling centre in Poole

Dorset residents outside of Poole can use the Nuffield household waste recycling centre, provided you live in:

  • Corfe Mullen
  • Lytchett Matravers
  • Lytchett Minster
  • or parts of Broadstone and Upton (and you pay your council tax to either East Dorset District Council or Purbeck District Council)

Only residents in these four areas can use the centre under an agreement with the Borough of Poole. Residents outside this area can use any of the 11 household recycling centres in Dorset.

To check if you live in the eligible area to use Nuffield household waste recycling centre, you can:

Please note that access permits are no longer required to visit Nuffield household waste recycling centre. However, you will be asked to provide proof of residency such as:

  • recent council tax bill (this is the preferred document)
  • recent utility bill
  • current driving licence