Do you need a permit?

Resident permits

Neston is the only recycling centre where you need a resident permit.

All other recycling centres do not need a resident permit.

Apply for a Neston permit

You need a resident permit if you want to use the recycling centre at Neston, Clayhill Industrial Estate, because it is very close to the border with another council.

Before you apply

  • permits can only be used by a permanent resident of the address displayed on the permit
  • permits can only be used if the waste is from the address displayed on the permit
  • permits must be produced on every visit to Neston recycling centre
  • permits can only be used to dispose of waste classified as household waste by the Controlled Waste Regulations 2012
  • permits cannot be used if the waste is being transported by a person or organisations who has a duty under the Environmental Protection Act 1990 Section 34 (1)
  • permits cannot be used if the waste is being transported for the purpose of financial gain
  • your residents permit will be posted to you within five working days after the application is approved
Apply for a Neston permit

Charity permits

Charity permits are available for charities to take waste to Winsford or Ellesmere Port recycling centres. More information and how to apply.