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Recycling Centres

Recycling doesn't stop at home. There are lots of items that can be taken to your local recycling centre.

Community Recycling Centres

Community recycling centres are located in frequently-used locations around the New Forest, such as car parks and supermarkets.

They have one or more of the following recycling facilities:

Glass bottles and jars

Yes please

All glass bottles and jars, such as:

  • Coffee jars
  • Sauce jars
  • Wine, beer and spirit bottles

All colours

No thanks

  • Drinking glasses
  • Kitchenware such as Pyrex dishes
  • Light bulbs
Mixed paper and card

Yes please

  • Shredded paper
  • Newspapers
  • Magazines
  • Junk mail
  • Catalogues and directories
  • Cardboard boxes and packaging

No thanks

  • Wrapping paper
  • Cartons

Yes please

Please see guidance on bank but usually accept:

  • Clothes
  • Shoes
  • Household textiles
  • Books, CDs and DVDs (where available)

No thanks

Please see individual banks

Find your nearest recycling centre

These sites are for household waste only. They cannot be used for business or trade waste, please see Commercial waste - information and advice

Household Waste Recycling Centres (The Tip)

The tip can be used to dispose of or recycle a wider range of household items, which cannot be collected in the household rubbish and recycling collections.

Items may include:

Electrical Furniture Garden Waste
Light bulbs Wood and timber Household and garden chemicals

These sites are run by Hampshire County Council.

For advice on opening times, locations and accepted materials please see the Household Waste Recycling Centres

Updated: 11 Nov 2015
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