Rubbish and recycling


We have made changes to our household waste recycling sites. These include:
• Charging to dispose of soil, hardcore, plasterboard, bonded asbestos and tyres accepted at certain sites.
• Closing Forest Row and Wadhurst household waste recycling sites on a permanent basis.

Where to recycle

Find your nearest household waste recycling site (‘tip’), mini recycling point and next kerbside collection date.

Rubbish and recycling collections

Contact information for the district and borough councils responsible for collecting your rubbish from home.

Reduce your waste

Help the environment by composting at home, avoiding food waste, avoiding junk mail, re-using plastic bags and furniture, using washable nappies, and many other ideas.

How we manage waste in East Sussex

What happens to local waste, how we decide what to do with it including landfill, and useful facts and figures.

Business and commercial waste

Business and trade waste is not accepted at the Council's household waste recycling sites. Explore your waste collection, disposal and storage options.