All Household Recycling Centres are open for PREBOOKED VEHICLES ONLY

Visitors to all Household Recycling Centres are required to prebook their visit in order to gain access to these sites. Social distancing is required on site, and in order to minimise queues and waiting times the number of booking slots available is limited. For more information click here.
Make a car booking here. Make a van/trailer booking here. Strictly only one visit per household per day

Covid-19: Waste and Recycling Services

If you have suspected or confirmed Coronavirus and are self-isolating, you need to double bag your used tissues and disposable cleaning cloths and wait 72 hours before putting it out for collection. For more information visit our page here.

Waste Less, Recycle More

This September, we are launching Gloucestershire’s NEW Waste Less, Recycle More Campaign to encourage people to buy what you need, eat what you buy and recycle any remaining food using your weekly recycling collection. Find out more here.


How do I use the lesson plans?

Please feel free to download our lesson plans. Please email if you would like to borrow one of our papermaking kits or other resources.

Key stage 1

Another fine messOpens new window

Marvellous materialsOpens new window

Recycled materialsOpens new window

Key stages 1 and 2

Compost cafeOpens new window

Worms worms wormsOpens new window

Lunch box detectivesOpens new window

Massive minibeastsOpens new 

Waste pizzaOpens new window

Paper making

Key stage 2Paper Making

Get the rag rug bugOpens new window

Opens new windowToo much on your plateOpens new window

World War 2

Key stage 2 and 3

Waste Audit


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