Recycling Centres

Items which are not suitable for kerbside collection may be recyclable at one of our recycling centres


Our Recycling Centres are only licensed to accept household waste, they are not legally permitted to accept material from businesses. Any resident suspected of disposing of trade waste will not be allowed to enter the site.


Please note: Walking in of waste is prohibited for safety and control purposes.


Both sites are open everyday except Christmas, Boxing and New Years day.


HWRC Site SullyYou can recycle:

  • Electrical items
  • Car and cooking oils
  • Car and household batteries
  • Scrap metal
  • Wood
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Hard plastic
  • Bricks and rubble
  • Paint

Please Note: Rubble and DIY skips at the sites are located at ground level on the flat, requiring a fairly high lift to get material into the skip. Members of the public are advised to approach a member of staff for lifting assistance for heavy loads



Barry Recycling Centre

Atlantic Trading Estate, Barry, CF63 3RF


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Opening Hours

Summer: 8.00am - 6.00pm**

Winter: 10.00am - 4.00pm*

Llandow Recycling Centre

Llandow Industrial Estate, Gluepot Road, CF71 7PB


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Opening Hours

Summer: 10.00am - 5.00pm**

Winter: 10.00am - 4.00pm*

*Winter hours will operate from Sunday 28th October 2018

** Summer hours are now in operation


Apply for Permit

You will need a permit for the following vehicles:

  • Cars with single axle trailers under 750kg gross weight
  • Car derived vans
  • Panel vans under 3,200kg GVW (short wheeled based vans)
  • Mini Buses
  • Pick ups
  • Car derived pick ups and double cabs

Permits are limited to one per applicant per month and are non refundable


Cost: £15.00 (Single use permit)


To apply for a permit please call C1V:

  • 01446 700111

Please Note: The following vehicles are not accepted at either recycling centres -  lorries with a GVW exceeding 3.5 tonne, triple axle vehicles, twin axle trailers, horse boxes (either single or double axle), vehicles with a tail lift (except those cars, 4X4 cars, people carriers or caravanettes adapted with tail lifts for use by disabled residents), vehicles with a tipping body, large box vans (Luton type), long wheeled based vans or high top vans.

It is no longer permitted to place gypsum and plasterboard in general skips/mixed refuse containers at our civic amenity sites.

Small quantities of gypsum such as plasterboard, plaster and other gypsum products produced from home DIY may be accepted at Atlantic Trading Estate and Llandow if it is separated at home, brought to the attention of staff on arrival and placed in a special separate container for gypsum products only.


Failure to inform the crew on site you have gypsum waste may lead to residents being asked to reload their vehicle and remove the material from the facility.