Donaghadee Recycling Centre

Household Recycling Centres across Ards and North Down are now closed until further notice.

Updated 24.03.20, 12.30pm

Please note that from March 2019 walk-ins are NOT permitted at any of the HRCs with the exception of Holywood HRC (via separate pedestrian access gate). This is for health and safety reasons. Thank you for your understanding. 

Railway Street, Donaghadee, BT21 0HG

What you can recycle
Garden waste, fridges and freezers, large appliances, small appliances, TVs and monitors, portable batteries, car batteries, used engine oil, fluorescent tubes, paint, mixed glass bottles and jars, plastic bottles, mixed paper,used cooking oil, food and drink cans, textiles, books, gas bottles and cardboard. If disposing of an old oil tank, please note that it must be drained and cut in half before bringing to the HRC.

From 15 January 2018 householders will be required to have an access permit to use the Borough's household recycling centres (HRCs) in a van or large trailer (larger than single axle).  Full information here

Opening hours

Days Hours
Weekdays 8:00am - 4:30pm
Saturday 8:00am - 4:00pm

The last site user is admitted ten minutes before closing time.

For health and safety reasons, there may be times when these facilities will close temporarily to service skips. Check website or recycling centre signage for details.