Restricted waste – plasterboard

Please note that not all waste types are accepted at all recycling centres so please use our what you can take and where (map) to check which recycling centre you can take your items to.


Small amounts of plasterboard and gypsum based products can be deposited for free at a limited number of recycling centres by members of the public.

Quantity accepted

A maximum of three sheets (2.4m x 1.2m / 8′ x 4′) or equivalent can be accepted per household per month.

This material must be kept separate from all other waste types, therefore please ask an advisor where to deposit this material.

Plasterboard in excess of the limits is chargeable – visit ourĀ commercial waste page.

Restricted waste – plasterboard was last updated on June 9, 2017.