Dunfermline Recycling Centre (off A823, North of Wellwood)

Address: Lochhead Landfill Site North Of Wellwood , , , KY12 0RX

Dunfermline Recycling Centre will be closed on Wednesday 27th March for essential maintenance work.

If you need to dispose of your waste on that day, the nearest Recycling Centres are Cowdenbeath and Dalgety Bay.

Recycling Centres are staffed sites to allow you to recycle the following materials

  • Batteries: vehicle and household
  • Books & CDs                                   
  • Bicycles     
  • Brick and Rubble                                                   
  • Food and drinks cans                
  • Fluorescent tubes and energy efficient light bulbs.                
  • Fridges & freezers               
  • Gas cylinders    
  • Glass bottles and jars                    
  • Green garden waste                
  • Large electrical items                                         
  • Metal                                     
  • Paper and cardboard
  • Plastics Type 1 (PET) & Type 2 (HDPE)                     
  • Small electrical items                   
  • Soil                         
  • Rubble     
  • Textiles                              
  • TVs and monitors                  
  • Tyres                                      
  • Wood – processed              
  • Wood – timber                                 
  • Vehicle oil                             

You can also use this facility to dispose of any additional household waste that you may have.


Please note that these facilities are free of charge for household use.  Commercial customers must obtain a commercial recycling season ticket to dispose of waste at this site.

Disabled Access:


Opening Hours

Open 7 days a week and all public holidays except 25 & 26 December and 1 & 2 January.

October to March, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.(last entry)

April to September, 9:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m.(last entry)

For more information contact

Recycling Helpline (lines open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Tel: 03451 55 00 22 Contact Recycling Helpline (lines open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.) online
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