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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 8.45am- 4.45pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays). Live chat 

Bins, recycling and rubbish

Van and trailer booking at recycling centres

You need to book in advance when using a van or trailer to drop off household recycling and waste.

Barrhead household waste and recycling centre

Barrhead Recycling Centre cannot accept van or trailer bookings at this moment.

All van and trailer bookings will be made through Greenhags household waste and recycling centre until further notice.

Advanced booking

Residents using a van or trailer must book in advance by calling 0141 577 3001.

You can call Monday to Thursday between 8.45am and 4.45pm. On Friday you can call between 8.45am and 3.55pm.

You'll need:

  • vehicle details
  • your address
  • description of waste you're disposing
  • when you'll be visiting the site

Proof of residency

Our recycling centres are for East Renfrewshire residents only. When you visit the site, you must bring proof of where you live. For example, driving license, council tax or utility bill.

Business waste

Barrhead and Greenhags Recycling Centres are for residents only.

Business or commercial waste can be accepted at Greenhags by private arrangement with the contractor operating the site.

Find more information about business waste

Asbestos

You can only dispose of asbestos at Barrhead household waste and recycling centre. There is no facility to dispose of asbestos at Greenhags.

You need to book in advance to dispose of asbestos. Please call 0141 577 3727.

You must double bag and seal asbestos before you can dispose of it.

Related information

Greenhags household waste and recycling centre

Barrhead household waste and recycling centre

 


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