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Times are changing

From Sunday 28th October all of our household Recycling Centres changed to the new winter opening times which will are 10am - 4pm.
In addition all sites will be closed one day per week throughout the year.
Find out more here

Hempsted Household Recycling Centre

Hempsted Household Recycling Centre (HRC) near Gloucester will close from 3 December to 21 December for an upgrade. The site will reopen at 10am on Saturday 22nd December. All other sites will be open as normal.

For more information visit here.

Home composting

What are the benefits of home composting?

home compostingComposting at home is a great way to learn about nature while also reducing the amount of organic waste that your home produces.  You can use the end results as a valuable and nutrient rich food for your garden.

Where can I buy a compost bin?

To view our range of bins and accessories visit the Gloucestershire County Council Get Composting website.

You can buy a compost bin from as little as £8.49 (plus £5.99 delivery, per order).
Buy one get one 1/2 price!

How to buy:

  • Buy online at Get Composting
  • Call 0844 571 4444
    Calls to this number cost 5 pence per minute plus your telephone company's access charge

To find out more about composting at home, visit the Recycle Now website.

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