Waste and Recycling

Winchester Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC)

Bar End Industrial Estate
Bar End Road
Winchester
SO23 9NP

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

  • 01962 868523

Directions

From St Cross Road turn into Garnier Road, pass over the river and under the bridge. At the roundabout take the first exit and continue to the traffic lights. At the lights turn left into Bar End Road.

Approaching from the east, use the A31 (St Catherine’s Way). At the roundabout under the motorway take the second exit onto Bar End Road and then turn left at the traffic lights onto Bar End Road.

From the city centre, use Bar End Road. Continue straight on at the traffic lights and follow the road round to the right.

Postcode:  SO23 9NP

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

01962 868523