Household Waste Recycling Centre (Tip)

Household Waste Recycling Centre (Tip)

The Household Waste Recycling Centre (Tip) is operated by Lancashire County Council.

If you take inert waste  (for example, soil and rubble, plasterboard, asbestos, tyres and gas bottles, amongst others) to the recycling centre you need a free permit from the 1st June 2015.

The nearest Household Waste Recyling Centre serving Fylde is the Saltcoates Road, located on the B5259 Saltcotes Road/ Mythop Road, Lytham.

For Sat Nav's the nearest postcode is FY8 4LS

View Saltcotes Road Household Waste Recycling Centre on

Last year you helped to recycle/reuse 77.28% of the rubbish brought into this centre.

Information on the treatment of waste can be found on the Lancashire County Council (external link) website at:

Opening hours

Please be aware that the opening hours of the HWRCs changes depending on the time of year.

  • 8am - 7pm 7 days a week (Summer - 1 April to 30 September)
  • 8am - 5pm 7 days a week (Winter - 1 October to 31 March)

The HWRC's are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, and New Years Day. 



  • No Commercial Waste
  • The site operates an Access Policy and Permit Scheme which restricts use of the sites by certain large vehicles, including vans and trailers.
  • You must apply for a permit (external link) if you wish to visit the site with these types of vehicles.
  • If you are wishing to deposit inert waste at any of our recycling centres you need to obtain a permit in advance of your visit. If you do not wish to obtain an Inert Waste permit you have the option of using the 'Pay-as-you-throw' service at the recycling centres.

Further information and tip permit applications

Lancashire County Council Waste Helpline Tel: 0300 123 6781 

Recycling Bring Sites

There are a number of Recycling 'Bring Sites' located throughout the Borough. Bring sites can be found at the following locations in Fylde: -

If you want to find out what items you can take to the recycling Centres please see the Recycling Now website (external link)