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.