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Magherafelt Recycling Centre

Magherafelt Recycling Centre has reopened for the disposal of waste, with strict access conditions in place.

Opening hours:

Monday - Saturday 9am - 6pm


Members of the public are asked to visit the recycling centre only:

  • if they are unable to use their existing bins to dispose of their waste and material for recycling and cannot store excess waste safely at home
  • if they are able to lift their waste directly into the site’s skips and containers.

A traffic management system will be in place to ensure a limited and safe number of vehicles are in the sites at any one time. Social distancing measures will also be in place.


Please note that the last admission to recycling centres is 10 minutes before closing time.

Please sort your recyclables before you visit.  Disposable of recyclable items in the waste skips is no longer acceptable.  

Day Opening Hours
Monday - Saturday 9am - 6pm
Talk to our staff

If you are unsure about what can and cannot be recycled please ask.  A member of staff will provide advice on which container to use.  A wide range of materials can be recycled including:

What's accepted 
Mixed glass bottles and jars Paper Cardboard Mixed cans
Hard plastics Plastic wrap Green Waste Wood
Large domestic appliance Small domestic appliance Fluorescent tubes TVs and Monitors
Fridges and Freezers Scrap Metal Mixed textiles and clothes
Automotive batteries Household batteries Cooking oil Household plastic packaging
Plastic Bottles Engine oil Rubble/hardcore Plasterboard
Paint Flat Glass Aerosols  
How to get there

Ballyronan Road, Magherafelt BT45 6EN (adjacent to Council Offices)

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