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Our Customer Service opening hours are 8.45am - 4.45pm, Monday to Friday. The Payment Centre hours are 9am - 4.15pm, with only credit/debit card payments (not cash) between 1pm and 2pm. 

Live chat: If you cannot find what you're looking for, or need help completing an online form, our Customer Service Officers are available on live chat between 9.00am - 4.45pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). Live chat 

Bins, recycling and rubbish

Van and trailer booking at recycling centres

Booking in advance required when using a van or trailer to drop off household waste.

Greenhags and Barrhead Household Waste and Recycling Centres are open to residents of East Renfrewshire only and are provided to allow disposal of waste and materials for recycling from households only. Business or commercial waste cannot be accepted. For information on our business services, please visit:

All residents using a van or trailer must book their visit in advance by calling 0141 577 3038.

Office hours for booking are 8.45am-4.45pm (Monday - Thursday) and 8.45am - 3.55pm (Friday).

You will need:

  • vehicle details
  • address details
  • a description and breakdown of the waste you are planning to dispose of or recycle
  • when you intend to make your visit

On arrival at the site you may be required to provide proof of identity, such as a drivers' license or recent utility bill, clearly showing that you reside within East Renfrewshire.  This is necessary to prevent abuse of the site by businesses that are required by law to pay for the disposal of waste.

Van bookings
Office hours for booking:
8.45am -4.45pm (Mon- Thurs)
8.45- 3.55pm (Fri)
Tel: 0141 577 3038

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