From 1 October 2020 to 31 March 2021, the Hemel Hempstead Recycling Centre has changed to the winter opening times of 8am – 4pm.
The centre will remain closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. From 1 April 2021, Summer opening times of 10am – 6pm will resume.
If you are visiting the Recycling Centre in a van or trailer, you will need to apply online for an instant, digital van permit. Permits are free and are valid for 12 visits within a 12 month period. Business waste is not accepted at any of the Recycling Centres. Only a limited amount of DIY waste is accepted.
You can also check for queues at the Recycling Centre online before they make the trip.
To check the queue, apply for a van permit or for more information such as locations, opening times and accepted items, visit our recycling centre pages.