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Accepted materials and vehicles

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We have vehicle size guidance to explain what vehicles you can use at our sites. Only the vehicle category and registration declared at booking will be allowed access.

  • Cars and mobility adapted vehicles are allowed into all recycling centres without a booking, with the exception of Ladybank, where a booking is required.
  • Small and medium vans (including passenger and camper vans), pickups and trailers (max. 6x4ft and towed by a car, pickup or car derived van) and pickups can visit all recycling centres with a booking.
  • If you are unsure whether your pickup vehicle is required to book please check this link www.gov.uk/get-vehicle-information-from-dvla
    • If your pickup is classed as N1 it is deemed commercial and will be subject to booking restrictions.
  • Access to recycling centres by pedestrians and by bicycle is not permitted at this time.
Material or vehicleWhere it's accepted
Cars
Mobility adapted vehicles
All sites but require to book at Ladybank
Medium van
Small van
Pickup
Campervan
Passenger vans
All sites with a booking
Trailers Trailers (max. 6x4ft and towed by a car, pickup or car derived van). No cages or sides.All sites with a booking

Landfill waste that:

  • Is not suitable for reuse
  • Cannot be recycled
All
Green garden wasteAll
Paper and cardboardAll
Cans and plasticsAll
Glass bottles and jarsAll
TextilesAll
Wood (including MDF and logs)All
MetalAll
White goods such as washing machines and fridgesAll
Small electrical and electronic equipment - If it has a plug or a battery, then bring it in (including smoke alarms)All
Soil and rubbleAll
MattressesAll (except Cupar)
CarpetAll (except Cupar)
TVs and monitorsAll
Vehicle oilAll
Fluorescent light bulbs/tubesAll
Vehicle batteriesAll
Household batteriesAll
Empty gas cylindersAll
BooksAll
Independent Living Equipment (e.g. walking frames, sticks and aids)All

We cannot accept other materials into recycling centres.

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