Millhams Community Recycling Centre

Reduced service from 13 August. Millhams will be completely closed from 24 September to 21 October for drainage and infrastructure works.


13 August until Sunday 23 September

A temporary recycling centre will run at Millhams, which will be open as normal from 9am-5pm every day for Bournemouth residents to deposit their household waste.

We will not be able to accept Asbestos, Plasterboard, Tyres or Gas Cylinders at the temporary site. Bournemouth residents can instead take these waste materials to:

24 September to 21 October

Millhams is completely closed. Please use alternative waste and recycling facilities for all household waste:

Commercial customers

Millhams Commercial Weighbridge will be temporarily closed from 13 August until 21 October.

Alternative waste and recycling centre for commercial customers

During this period please use the  Nuffield Household Waste and Recycling Centre in Poole

Reopening date

Millhams reopens on 22 October

  • 8:30am for commercial customers
  • 9am for residents