Neighbourhood Recycling Centres

Find out where your nearest recycling banks are across Bournemouth

Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), we have closed all of our recycling banks across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. If the banks are full, please do not leave items next to them.

See further information about changes to services.

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,  Christchurch Household Recycling Centre at Wilverley Road or Nuffield Household Waste and Recycling Centre at Nuffield Road, Poole. Please check individual web pages for restrictions before travelling.

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

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

Woodside Road car park, Southbourne

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   

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.