Recycling Centres

You will only be able to take waste to a Suffolk Recycling Centre if you have booked a designated time slot.

Book a slot to visit a Recycling Centre


View our map of Recycling Centres and see opening times, addresses and contact details.

We have 11 Recycling Centres in Suffolk.

Before you set off in bad weather, check @Suffolkrc on Twitter for information about site closures and updates.


Check for latest information on recycling centre site closures


Entrance of Foxhall recycling centre with board and bins

Map of Recycling Centres

Opening times

  April to September October to March
Monday 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm
Wednesday Closed Closed

9am - 5pm

Open until 7pm May - August

9am - 4pm
Friday 9am - 5pm  9am - 4pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm
Sunday and Bank Holidays 9am - 5pm 9am - 4pm
Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day

Addresses of Recycling Centres

HWRC Address
Bury St Edmunds

Fornham Road, Bury St Edmunds, IP31 1SJ (East off A134, junction with Barton Hill & Fornham Road)

News item for further information on the new Bury Recycling Centre

Old site closed on Tuesday 14th January:
Rougham Hill

Felixstowe Carr Road, Felixstowe, IP11 3UT (Off the end of Langer Road, tip of A14) 
Foxhall Foxhall Road, Brightwell, Ipswich, IP10 0HT (Half a mile west of A12, 1 mile before Speedway Stadium) 
Hadleigh Crockett Road, Hadleigh, IP7 6RD (Off Lady Lane Industrial Estate) 
Haverhill Off Chalkstone Way, Haverhill, CB9 7UR (Off the A143 - Sturmer Road) 

Portman's Walk, Ipswich, IP1 2DW (Off Sir Alf Ramsey Way) 

Leiston Lovers Lane, Leiston, IP16 4UJ (Road to Sizewell Power Station) 
Lowestoft Hadenham Road, South Lowestoft Industrial Estate, Lowestoft, NR33 7NF (Off Tower Road, via London Road-A12) 
Mildenhall Off A1065, Mildenhall, IP28 7JQ (1 mile north of 5-ways roundabout)
Stowmarket Old Bury Road, Stowmarket, IP14 3QB (A1308 Close to north side of town) 
Sudbury Sandy Lane, Sudbury, CO10 7HG (Off Bulmer Road, Ballingdon Hill - A131) 

You may also like to visit privately operated sites which are no longer operated by the county council. Note the information provided is for guidance only, please contact site operators directly to check details.

Community Run Recycling Centre details 

Book your slot

Read the terms and conditions, book your Recycling Centre slot and see our Frequently Asked Questions about the service.

Site rules, what to bring & charges

Read the site rules, find out what you can and can't bring (any items for re-use will not be taken at sites until further notice) and charges for disposing of DIY/ hardcore at sites. 


We won’t be accepting items for re-use on site until the Re-use Shops are open. We would ask the public please hold on to good quality items suitable for re-use at the moment.

Both Bury and Ipswich re-use shop are currently shut. 

Trade waste

Traders and trade waste will not be accepted on sites until further notice.

Charity or schools waste

Charities and schools please contact us via .


Contact us

You can contact us if have any specific queries about the Recycling Centres not covered here.

Twitter: @Suffolkrc

Telephone: 03456 066 067


Recycling centres leaflet

Download and print our Recycling Centres leaflet (PDF), which summarises all the important information about our service.

Front of recycling centres leaflet