Waste and Recycling

Farnborough Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)

Eelmoor Road
Farnborough
GU14 7QN

Opening times

  • 8am-7pm from 1 April to 30 September
  • 8am-4pm from 1 October to 28 February
  • 8am-5pm from 1 March to 31 March

Recycling centres are open seven days a week all year round, excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January.

Telephone number

  • 01252 541277

Directions

From the town centre, head west along Meudon Avenue (A327).  Head straight across the first roundabout and at the Farnborough business centre roundabout, turn right into Arrow Road and take the first right into Eelmoor Road.  Follow the road to the end where you will find the site on the right.

Approaching from the north and west, follow the A327 past Southwood golf course. At the roundabout with the statue of an aeroplane take the first exit onto Elles Road. Continue to the next roundabout and take the first exit into Arrow Road. Turn right into Eelmoor Road.  Follow the road to the end where you will find the site on the right.

Postcode:  GU14 7QN

What you can recycle

  • Animal waste (domestic animals only)
  • Batteries - car batteries
  • Batteries - disposable household batteries
  • Clothing
  • Electrical and electronic items
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Furniture
  • Garden waste (green waste only)
  • Gas bottles (propane and butane only)
  • Glass - bottles and jars
  • Garden waste
  • Hazardous household waste eg. pesticides, white spirit, varnish and antifreeze
  • Lightbulbs (low energy type only)
  • Metal items
  • Newspapers, magazines and cardboard
  • Oil - engine oil
  • Paint
  • Plasterboard
  • Soil, rubble and DIY waste
  • Wood and timber

Accepted

  • Plasterboard (small amounts only)

Not accepted

  • Cement bonded asbestos (accepted at Andover, Basingstoke, Efford, Netley and Portsmouth)
  • Trade/business waste

Site restrictions

  • Animal waste - only two double-bagged bin liners will be accepted per household per day.
  • Hazardous household waste - only five litres will be accepted per household per month.
  • Paint - only five litres will be accepted per household per month.
  • Soil and rubble - only the the equivalent of a medium-sized car boot full of waste (approximately the contents of six 30 litre bags) will be accepted per household per month.
 

Opening hours

8am-7pm from 1 April to 30 September

8am-4pm from 1 October to 28 February

8am-5pm from 1 March to 31 March

HWRCs are open seven days a week all year round, excluding 25 and 26 December and 1 January

Telephone number

01252 541277