Richmondshire District Council

Where to recycle household items

We have a number of recycling centres with banks for collecting a variety of materials sited across Richmondshire.

Here is a full list of sites.

Don’t forget that glass, plastic bottles, cans, cartons, paper, card and textiles can all be recycled via your kerbside box.


Christmas trees

Christmas trees can also be taken to a number of recycling sites between January 7 to January 18. Trees must only be taken to the following sites:

  • Gatherley Road, Brompton on Swale
  • Colburn Lorry Park
  • Golden Lion Car Park, Leyburn
  • Reeth Recycling Site
  • Gayle Lane Recycling Site, Hawes
  • Nun's Close Car Park, Richmond
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