Bins and Recycling

Household Recycling Centres

We have five Household Recycling Centres. 

July Household Recycling Centre opening changes: All Household Recycling Centres will be closed on Sunday 12 and Monday 13 July.

Map of HRCs

All Household Recycling Centres (HRCs) in Mid and East Antrim Borough are open to allow householders to make essential visits to dispose of additional waste that they are unable to store at home.

Opening hours are as follows:

Redlands HRC, Harbour Highway, Larne

Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm

Sullatober HRC, 10 Marshallstown Road, Carrickfergus

Access to this site is by appointment only from Wednesday 17 June. Click here for information on how to make a booking.

Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm and Sunday 1pm - 5pm

Waveney Road HRC, Waveney Road, Ballymena

Monday – Saturday 9am – 5pm

Larne South HRC, 5 Island Road Lower, Ballycarry

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 9am – 5pm

Glenarm HRC - Dickeystown Road, Glenarm

Wednesday and Saturday 9am – 5pm

Additional points to note:

  • From Wednesday 13 May, all the usual recycling materials can now be accepted at all sites. Normal restrictions still apply, no commercial or construction demolition waste, for details and exemptions click here.
  • From Wednesday 13 May vans and trailers are now permitted to all Household Recycling Centres.
  • Due to COVID-19, householders will be required to unload their own waste, to ensure social distancing from staff.
  • Access will be restricted due to social distancing measures which could result in queues.
  • All HRCs are open to Mid and East Antrim Borough residents only (ID will be required for access).

For general enquiries about Recycling Centres in the Borough please log onto Council Direct (Request for Service) or contact Waste Helpdesk on T: 0300 124 5000 (Option 0)

Things you CAN recycle


Waste Carrier Licenses