Neighbourhood Recycling Centres

Find out where your nearest recycling banks are across Bournemouth

You can recycle textiles and/or small electricals at most of the sites.

Household items can be taken to Millhams Community Recycling Centre in Ringwood Road, Kinson or Christchurch Household Recycling Centre at Wilverley Road. 

Queens Park West Drive car park (by the golf course)

  • Textiles and shoes (clothing, towels, sheets, blankets, curtains)  

Woodside Road car park, Pokesdown

Durley Road car park, Westcliff

Milburn Road car park, Westbourne  

  • Textiles and shoes (clothing, towels, sheets, blankets, curtains)  

Queens Road car park, Westbourne         

  • Textiles and shoes (clothing, towels, sheets, blankets, curtains)         

Cranmer Road car park (behind Wilkinson), Winton

Hawkwood Road car park 1 (Library end), Boscombe   

  • Small electrical items
  • Textiles and shoes (clothing, towels, sheets, blankets, curtains). The Hawkwood Road textiles bank has been temporarily removed. We will replace it as soon as possible. 

Littledown Centre car park, Castle Lane West 

Millhams Community Recycling Centre, Ringwood Road, Kinson             

Millhams Community Recycling Centre is Bournemouth's household waste tip and accepts all kinds of rubbish and recycling

How do I report a problem with any of the recycling banks?             

Contact the Customer Services Team on 01202 451199 or alternatively email us.     

Find out how to dispose of lots of different items, including lightbulbs, on our A - Z of Waste page.