We have four centres you can use for recycling household waste. They are all free to use.
- Alexandra Park Avenue - 180 Alexandra Park Avenue, BT15 3GJ
- Blackstaff Way - 1 Blackstaff Way, BT11 9DT
- Ormeau - 6 Park Road, BT7 2FX
- Palmerston Road - 2-4 Palmerston Road, BT4 1QA
View a Google map of our recycling centres and get directions
Ormeau Recycling Centre essential maintenance
Ormeau Recycling Centre is undergoing essential maintenance that is expected to take around six months (until mid November). During
this time we may not be able to accept large volumes of recycling
materials; if you want to recycle large quantities of items, please
consider using our other recycling centres. Sorry for any inconvenience
| || 1 April - 30 September|| 1 October - 31 March|
| Monday|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|
| Tuesday|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|
| Wednesday|| 8.30am to 8.00pm|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|
| Thursday|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|
| Friday|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|| 8.30am to 5.30pm|
| Saturday|| 9.00am to 5.00pm|| 9.00am to 5.00pm|
| Sunday|| 12noon to 5.00pm|| 12noon to 5.00pm|
What can I bring to the recycling centre?
|Aerosols||Aluminium foil (clean)||Batteries (household and car)|
|Beverage cartons||Camping gas bottles||Cans (steel and aluminium)|
|Cardboard||CDs and books (for reuse)||Chemicals and pesticides|
|Cooking oil||Engine oil||Electrical goods (small)|
|Fire extinguishers||Fluorescent tubes||Garden waste|
|Gas bottles||Glass bottles and jars||Hard plastics|
|Ink cartridges||Mobile phones||Paints and varnishes|
|Scrap metal||Spectacles ||Textiles|
|Timber||Tools||TVs and monitors |
|Tyres||Walking aids||White goods (inc. fridges)|
All our recycling centres have a split-level design, making it easy for people to dispose of waste without having to use steps.
Alexandra Park, Blackstaff Way and Palmerston Road also have lower-level areas for recycling glass, cans, plastic bottles, Tetra Pak and textiles.