St Neots recycling centre direction sign.

St Neots recycling centre, Marston Road, St Neots, PE19 2HB.

These are our nearest recycling centres:

Royston 14 min (9.0 mi) via A1198. NB Not open Thursday and Friday.

St Neots (above) 18 min (9.6 mi) via Tetworth Hill.

Biggleswade 22 min (9.7 mi) via B1040.

NB As Biggleswade and Royston are under the remit of Central Bedfordshire (Biggleswade) and Hertfordshire County Council (Royston), they are not bound to accept your rubbish – you may be asked to provide proof of ID or proof of address.

Charity banks, mainly for clothes and shoes, can be found in Biggleswade, Gamlingay, Potton, Royston, St Neots and Sandy; South Cambs District Council has a list on ‘Find a recycling point’.

Bulky item collection (furniture, carpets, washing machine, cooker etc): use this link to the South Cambs District Council website.

 

Household waste recycling centres

Royston

Recycling centre It is not open on Thursday and Friday.

Beverley Close (off York Way)
Royston
SG8 5HF

0300 123 4051
WasteAware website

Opening times

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday.
8.00 am to 4.00 pm

Closed Thursday and Friday as well as Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day; open on all other Bank Holidays.

Information checked / updated 6th December 2021.


St Neots

Recycling Centre

Unit 3
Marston Road
off Cromwell Road
St Neots
PE19 2HB

01480 354 355
Website

Opening times**

Seven days a week, all year round.
8.00 am to 6.00 pm – entrance gates shut 10 minutes before closing time.

** Closes 1.00 pm Christmas Eve and closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day; open on all other Bank Holidays.
** If you use a commercial-type vehicle, any trailer in excess of 1.5 m length or over 570 litre capacity, you are required to have an e-permit: Household Recycling Centre e-permit scheme.

The site is run by Recap.

Information checked / updated 9th March 2022.


Biggleswade

Household Waste Recycling Centre / Tidy Tip – opposite Sainsbury’s fuel station:

Bells Brook
Biggleswade
SG18 0NA

01767 313 684
Website

Opening times

Seven days a week, all year round
9.00 am to 5.00 pm – entrance gates shut 10 minutes before closing time.

The site is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. It closes at 1.00 pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

See the Central Bedfordshire Council website for a list of items accepted.

Information checked / updated 6th December 2021.

 

Charity banks

Biggleswade

Sainsbury’s, Bells Brook
Biggleswade
SG18 0NA

01767 317 587
Store opening times

Inside the store near the toilets are cardboard bins for:

  • Ink-jet cartridges, batteries and water filters.

Information checked / updated 8th December 2021.


Gamlingay

The Eco Hub
Stocks Lane
Gamlingay
SG19 3JR

01767 651 226

The side gate is open at all times.

Recycling banks, accessible at all times, in the car park:

Information checked / updated 1st December 2021.

 

Woodview Farm Shop
Potton Road
Gamlingay
SG19 3LW

01767 650 200

In the car park, near the shop:

Information checked / updated 5th December 2021.


Potton

Tesco Express
12 King Street
Potton
SG19 2QT

0345 026 9691

In the car park:

  • Clothes and shoes bank – for Planet Aid UK.
  • Shoes, handbags and belts bank – for Planet Recycle.

Information checked / updated 1st December 2021.


Royston

Tesco Extra
Old North Road
Royston
SG8 5UA

0345 677 9582
Store opening times

In the car park opposite the filling station:

Inside the entrance:

  • Bin for soft plastics.

Inside the store behind the checkout tills is a cabinet for:

  • Ink-jet cartridges, batteries and water filters.

Information checked / updated 22nd December 2021.


St Neots

Tesco Extra
Barford Road
St Neots
PE19 2SA

0345 677 9599
Store opening times

In the car park near the Click and Collect point:

Inside the entrance:

  • Bin for soft plastics.

Inside the store behind the checkout tills:

  • Ink-jet cartridges, batteries and water filters.

Information checked / updated 10th December 2021.

 

Waitrose
Priory Lane
St Neots
PE19 2BH

0345 677 9582

In the right hand corner of the car park (looking at the front of the supermarket):

Information checked / updated 1st December 2021.


Sandy

Tesco Superstore
Station Road
Sandy
SG19 1NX

0345 610 2908
Store opening times

In the car park:

Inside the store behind the checkout tills:

  • Ink-jet cartridges, batteries and water filters.

Information to be checked.


Page updated 9th March 2022.