Household waste recycling centres


Only Edinburgh residents can use our household waste recycling centres at

  • Seafield HWRC, 76 Seafield Road, EH6 7LW
  • Craigmillar HWRC, Old Dalkeith Road, EH16 4TB - no vans allowed
  • Sighthill HWRC, Bankhead Avenue, EH11 4EA 

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New opening hours

From 1 April 2019, opening hours at all sites have changed to

  • Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 9am to 5pm 
  • Thursday 9am to 6.30pm 
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9am to 5pm.

Emergencies or severe weather may cause the centres to close at short notice.You must read and accept the site rules before accessing any of the recycling centres

Seafield recycling centre access changes

The Fillyside Road entrance is no longer in use and residents need to access the recycling centre from 76 Seafield Road, EH6 7LW. The new (permanent) entrance/exit has been created because of the redevelopment of the depot and the opening of the waste transfer station.

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