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Recycling centres (the tip)


Recycling centres

We have two community recycling centres in North East Lincolnshire.

The recycling centres can only be used by residents of North East Lincolnshire:

  • Grimsby Community Recycling Centre, Estuary Way, Pyewipe Industrial Estate, Grimsby, DN31 2UD
  • Immingham Community Recycling Centre, Queens Road, Immingham, DN40 1QN

Opening times

The recycling centres are open 8am to 6pm everyday, except for Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.

What you can bring

A list of items can be found on our A to Z directory of waste (PDF, 122KB) .

Please break up large items such as sofas and armchairs before your visit if they can.

Each household can visit the recycling centres a maximum of twice a day in a car or small van. Large vehicles and trailers can visit the site only once a day.

Most other waste and recycling and white goods will be accepted, however you can only bring:

  • small quantities of wood/MDF in a van or trailer 
  • Soil and rubble (maximum of three bags per household per day)
  • Clean Plaster Board only. Contaminated plasterboard with insulation / foil / plaster attached to it is not accepted.

COVID-19 site restrictions

  • Wearing of masks is optional
  • No one in self-isolation, or with coronavirus symptoms should visit the tips under any circumstances
  • Respect our staff and other visitors at the site and avoid close contact
  • All waste and recycling must be brought to the site in a vehicle
  • Assistance will not be given by the site attendants – please only bring waste that you are able to handle safely yourself
  • Do not move to another container if another person is using it, wait until they are finished
  • On your return from the site, please remember not to touch your face and to wash your hands for 20 seconds on arrival at your destination

Commercial or large vehicles

If you regularly visit the tip in a commercial or large vehicle, or use a large trailer, you are restricted to one load per day and must complete an online declaration form before coming to the site.

Bike & Bric-a-Brac sales

Bric-a-Brac items are available to buy daily.

Monthly sale days and purchasing compost is no longer available at the sites.

Contact details

Waste services hotline

Telephone: 01472 326288

Telephone opening times: Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm, except bank holidays