Tip and household waste recycling centre


Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)

Opening times

Friday to Wednesday 10.00am to 3.45pm

Days closed

Thursdays, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day


  • The tip is open to Blackpool residents only. If you pay your Council Tax to Fylde then you will have to use their HWRC site on Saltcotes Road, Lytham - FY8 4LS. If you pay your Council Tax to Wyre then you will have to use their HWRC site on Jameson Road, Fleetwood – FY7 8TW
  • Commercial waste is not allowed. Businesses have a duty of care and must have a registered waste carrier disposing of their waste at a registered waste disposal facility
  • Some vehicles will need to purchase a permit and others will not be allowed on site so it is recommended you check the permit scheme list before visiting the tip
  • Some materials are not allowed to be brought onto the site and you may need to pay to dispose of others so before you visit the tip it is recommended you check the waste restrictions list.

Before you visit

Please make sure you separate the following items before you arrive at the tip.

There are recycling bins on site for each of the following:

  • Plastics (includes plastic bottles, cartons etc)
  • Paper/cardboard 
  • Clothes/textiles

If you’re unsure of where an item should go, please speak to a member of staff on site or check what we accept.