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Recycling centres

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 caused.

Opening hours

  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?

AerosolsAluminium foil (clean)Batteries (household and car)
Beverage cartonsCamping gas bottlesCans (steel and aluminium)
CardboardCDs and books (for reuse)Chemicals and pesticides
Cooking oilEngine oilElectrical goods (small)
Fire extinguishersFluorescent tubesGarden waste
Gas bottlesGlass bottles and jarsHard plastics
Ink cartridges
Mobile phones
Paints and varnishes
PaperPlasterboardPlastic bottles
Scrap metalSpectacles Textiles
TimberToolsTVs and monitors
TyresWalking aidsWhite goods (inc. fridges)

Disabled access

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.

Contact us
Waste management
0800 032 8100
Cecil Ward Building
4-10 Linenhall Street
Belfast
BT2 8BP