Recycling centre moves to winter opening hours

Hemel Hempstead recycling centre

From Friday 1 October 2021, Hemel Hempstead Recycling Centre - on Eastman Way, HP2 7DU - will move to its winter opening hours of 8am to 4pm.

This centre will remain closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. From 1 April 2022, the summer opening times of 10am to 6pm will resume.

Berkhamsted Recycling Centre on Northbridge Road, HP4 1EF remains open 8.30am to 4.30pm every day except Thursdays and Fridays.

You can check for queues and information on all Hertfordshire County Council-run recycling centres, such as location, opening times and accepted items by visiting our Recycling centres page.

If you plan to visit a 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 currently accepted at recycling centres. Only a limited amount of DIY waste is permitted.

More information on permits and accepted waste can be found by on our Recycling centres page.