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Bargain compost bins

Cumbria County Council are able to offer compost bins for sale from as little as £11 with £5.99 for delivery. For more information about home composting and the discounted compost bins available visit recycleforcumbria.orgthis external link will open in a new window

Household Waste Recycling Centres

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There are fourteen Household Waste Recycling Centres located throughout the county. These centres are large enough for you to drive into the site to deposit your recyclables and household waste. You can use the links below to find out the address and opening hours of each site as well as a list of what types of materials are accepted there.

Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) will all be open as usual throughout the festive season with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day, when they will all be closed.

They will all be closing at the slightly earlier time of 4pm on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Otherwise they will be open at the usual opening hours shown below: