Recycling centres

Recycling centre bin

Household Waste Recycling Centres ('tips')

For details about and opening times for Princes Drive and Cherry Orchard tips visit Warwickshire County Council's household waste recycling centres page.

Mixed recycling bins around the district

There are a number of recycling centres across the district located at supermarkets, shopping precincts, car parks, community buildings, etc.

Mixed recycling bins are provided at these sites. There is no need to separate your recycling, it is sent to a facility where they sort it for you. Please just make sure that your recycling is clean.

What goes in the mixed recycling bins? 

Paper

Glass

Cardboard

Plastics

Cartons

Cans

Newspaper
Magazines
Junk mail
Directories
Yellow pages
Catalogues
Envelopes

Bottles
Jars

Cereal boxes
Food packaging
Egg boxes
Greeting cards
Brown corrugated boxes
Toilet roll inserts

Plastic bottles
Yoghurt pots
Cream pots
Margarine tubs
Ice cream tubs
Detergent tubs
Food trays
Punnets
Plastic lids

Juice
Milk
Sauces
Soup

Steel cans
Aluminium cans
Biscuit tins
Steel jar lids
Aerosols
Metal screw tops
Aluminium foil


Most sites also have separate recycling bins for clothes/shoes and some sites have recycling bins for small electrical items such as hair dryers, toasters, kettles, etc. To find your nearest recycling centre and what can be recycled there please visit Recyclenow.com and type in your postcode.

Mixed recycling bins locations

Leamington Spa

  • Asda, Chesterton Dr, Sydenham, Leamington Spa - CV31 1YD (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)
  • Court St Car Park, Court St, Leamington Spa - CV31 2BB (includes clothes/shoes) 
  • Kennedy Square, Leamington Spa - CV32 4SY (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)
  • Morrisons, Old Warwick Road, Leamington Spa - CV31 3NT
  • Sikh Temple, Tachbrook Park Drive, Leamington Spa - CV31 3LZ (includes clothes/shoes)
  • Chandos Street Car Park, Leamington Spa - CV32 4RT (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)
  • Newbold Comyn Leisure Centre, Leamington Spa - CV32 4EW (includes small electricals)
  • Covent Garden Car Park, Tavistock St, Leamington Spa - CV32 5QB (includes clothes/shoes)
  • Rugby Rd Shopping Precinct, Leamington Spa - CV32 6DS (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)
  • Council Offices, Milverton Hill, Leamington Spa - CV32 5HZ (includes clothes/shoes)

Bishops Tachbrook

  • Bishops Tachbrook Sports & Social Club, Kingsley Rd - CV33 9RR

Warwick 

  • St John’s Shopping Precinct, Coten End, Warwick - CV34 4NE
  • Tesco, Emscote Rd, Warwick - CV34 5QJ (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)
  • Reardon Court Shopping Precinct, Woodloes Avenue South, Warwick - CV34 5RN (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)

Whitnash

  • The Hod Carrier, Coppice Rd, Whitnash - CV31 2LT
  • St Margaret’s Rd, Whitnash - CV31 2NT (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals) 

Kenilworth

  • Castle Farm Leisure Centre,  Fishponds Rd, Kenilworth - CV8 1EY (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)

Baginton 

  • Royal British Legion Club, Kimberley Rd, Baginton - CV8 3AQ

Cubbington

  • Cubbington Sports & Social Club, Windmill Hill - CV32 7LN (includes clothes/shoes and small electricals)

Light bulbs 

There is a lightbulb recycling bank at the recycling centre at Sainsbury’s, Shires Retail Park, Leamington. Lightbulbs can also be recycled at either Princes Drive or Cherry Orchard Recycling Centres - along with fluorescent tubes.

If you are unable to get to these sites then bulbs can be disposed of in the grey rubbish bins. However fluorescent tubes are classed as hazardous waste and must be taken to Princes Drive or Cherry Orchard Recycling Centres for disposal.

Contact Waste and Recycling

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