South Sefton Recycling Centre

Irlam Road, Bootle, L20 4AE

Find out what waste and recycling you can dispose of, opening times and site rules. 

This site is operated by Veolia on behalf of Merseyside Recycling and Waste Authority.  

You must book an appointment if you are using a van, whether hired or owned or for a trailer between 2m and 3m in length.

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1st April - 30th September
8:00 - 20:00


1st October - 31st March
8:00 - 17:00


Open everyday except
Christmas Day, Boxing Day
& New Year's Day


Please be aware that if there are queuing vehicles towards closing time, site staff will notify any vehicles that may not be able to gain access and stop additional vehicles from joining the queue.

The entrance gates may be closed prior to the site closing time, in order to allow for any remaining vehicles to vacate the site before closure.