Easter opening - normal opening hours for the day apply
Last updated on: April 16, 2014 3:58 pm
(1 Oct to 31 Mar)
(1 Apr – 30 Sept)
|Monday||9.30am – 3.15pm||9.30am – 3.15pm|
|Tuesday||9.30am – 3.15pm||9.30am – 3.15pm|
|Wednesday||9.30am – 3.15pm||9.30am – 6.15pm|
|Thursday||9.30am – 3.15pm||9.30am – 3.15pm|
|Friday||9.30am – 3.15pm||9.30am – 3.15pm|
|Saturday||8.30am – 4.15pm||8.30am – 5.45pm|
|Sunday||8.30am – 4.15pm||8.30am – 5.45pm|
Opening hours may vary during holiday periods. This recycling centre is open on bank holidays – 18th April, 21st April, 5th May, 26th May and 25th August 2014. Usual opening hours apply.
This centre will be busy at weekends which may lead to delays. You may at times be directed to another site. We apologise in advance for the inconvenience.
Access to the site
For safety reasons, no public pedestrian access is allowed through the entrance or exit gates at any of our household waste recycling centres. However, if you do not have access to a vehicle, and would like to visit a site on foot, arrangements can be made by calling Waste Management on 01926 412593 at least 24 hours in advance or 48 hours in advance of a weekend. See also Vehicle and trailer restrictions (below).
A charity reuse shop run by Sue Ryder can be found at Princes Drive. All proceeds from the sale of materials from this shop go directly to the charity. To find out whether a certain item is accepted at the shop please contact the shop directly:
This site accepts
Asbestos, Batteries, Car Batteries, Cardboard, Cartons, Clothes, Cooking oil, Electrical , Fluorescent tubes, Fridges and Freezers, Garden waste, Glass, Hardcore and rubble, Hard plastics, Household and garden chemicals, Household waste, Mobile phones, Paint disposal, Paper, Plasterboard, Plastic bottles, Printer cartridges, Scrap metal, Shoes, Soil, Telephone Directories, TV’s and monitors, Used engine oil, Wood and timber.
Sorting and separation of waste materials
Recycling centre staff may open bin bags which would otherwise go into the landfill container to see if more materials can be recovered. Your cooperation is appreciated.
Household and garden chemicals
Princes Drive is licensed to receive household / garden chemicals and paint however, you must complete a chemical waste form in order to do this. Please visit our chemical waste page for more information on how to dispose of garden/household chemicals and paint safely.
- Chemicals can ONLY be accepted on Thursdays between 2.00pm and 3.00pm due to a chemist needing to be on site.
- You must wait for confirmation from us after submitting your form, before you take the waste to the household waste recycling centre.
We are aware that some people may still want to dispose of waste in vehicles which are excluded by the vehicle and trailer restrictions. Facilities are available at Princes Drive household waste recycling centres on a chargeable basis. We will also accept commercial waste at this centre. Princes Drive household waste recycling centre is run by a contractor on behalf of Warwickshire County Council. Please contact the site on 01926 430775 if you require further information.
For more information on the charges applicable by type of waste, please see our Trade waste price list (from 1st June 2013) (pdf, 91Kb).
Payments can be made by cash or credit card. Prices are subject to change and VAT is not applicable.
Princes Drive household recycling centre
Vehicle and trailer restrictions apply at all of Warwickshire’s household waste recycling centres. This effects anyone who uses a van, a commercial type vehicle, a pick-up or a large 4×4.
- A 6.6ft height barrier is in place at this site