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Trade Waste and Recycling Disposal Centre

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and new rules

Recycling centres are open and working to temporary site rules.

The site is adjacent to the household waste recycling centre.

Core opening hours

Monday - Friday 8am - 4pm
Saturday - 8am - 12pm

Closed: Sundays, Christmas day, Boxing day and New Years day.  On other bank holidays we are open as normal

Please note: Sites may sometimes close earlier than advertised for safety reasons if it is dark or in bad weather 

Prices by weight (tonne)

0.00 to 0.15

  • Mixed trade - £40
  • Garden - £25
  • Plasterboard - £36
  • Hardcore and rubble - £10

0.16 to 0.25

  • Mixed trade - £54
  • Garden - £30
  • Plasterboard - £48
  • Hardcore and rubble - £17

0.26 to 0.50

  • Mixed trade - £90
  • Garden - £42
  • Plasterboard - £78
  • Hardcore and rubble - £30

0.51 to 0.75

  • Mixed trade - £126
  • Garden - £55
  • Plasterboard - £108
  • Hardcore and rubble - £42

0.76 to 1.0

  • Mixed trade - £160
  • Garden - £66
  • Plasterboard - £138
  • Hardcore and rubble - £55

Further costs

  • All loads weighing over 1 tonne will be charged at actual weight multiplied by £160 inclusive of VAT                    e.g. 1.15 tonnes x £160 will cost £184.
  • Prices are based on material and operating cost.
  • The recyclables’ price is only available for loads that have been pre-sorted into different material streams available on site. 
  • Mixed loads will be charged the mixed trade waste price as shown above. 
  • The price determined by site staff is final and non-negotiable.  

Other items that can be accepted at the site

  • Domestic fridge and freezer- £16 each
  • Small commercial fridge - £45 each
  • Medium commercial fridge - £70 each
  • Large commercial fridge - £144 each
  • Car, van and pick-up tyres - £5 each – No large tyres will be accepted.
  • TVs and monitors - £16 each
  • Clean card - £10 per load
  • Clean paper (including shredded) - £10 per load

Site information

  • Vehicles above 7.5 tonnes gross weight and trailers over 3.5m in length are not permitted to use the site
  • Traders wishing to use the site must hold a valid waste carriers licence. Traders will be asked to produce their licence or licence number at all times
  • Vehicles will be weighed on a weighbridge, a site representative will check the materials and confirm the material category that will be charged
  • Vehicles will be weighed again once the waste has been unloaded and a charge will be made by the relevant pricing band
  • When waste has been disposed of and payment has been completed, traders will be given a waste transfer note which proves they have taken their waste to an authorised site and provides a record of what they have deposited
  • Traders must keep their waste transfer note for a minimum of two years in case they are asked to provide it by the Environment Agency or their local council.
  • The site is monitored using closed circuit television (CCTV).  Failure to pay may result in prosecution
  • Payment can be made by cash or card
  • Failure to pay may result in prosecution

Download a copy of the site information (PDF, 592KB)


Bumpers Lane, Off Sealand Road, Chester, CH1 6QE



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