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Syke Park, Wigton

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Syke Park Industrial Estate, Syke Road, Wigton, Cumbria, CA7 9NE
tel - 016973 45617
Opening hours: 8am - 6pm Tue, Thur, Sat & Sun.

To find the exact location of Syke Park or your nearest recycling centre please enter your post code in the 'Find My Nearest'

Materials that are accepted at the site at Syke Park include:

Materials recycled at Wigton
  • Hardcore and rubble/soil
  • Scrap metal
  • Oil
  • Clothing
  • Plastic
  • Books
  • Small and large appliances (hairdryers, irons, microwaves etc)
  • Fluorescent tubes/energy saving light bulbs
  • Gas bottles
  • Tyres
  • Garden
  • Wood
  • Cardboard
  • Paint and dry empty metal paint cans
  • Batteries household
  • Car batteries
  • TVs and monitors
  • Chemicals ie weedkiller (this must be reported to an attendant when brought on site)
  • Asbestos (please telephone in advance to confirm that there is enough space for your asbestos waste)
  • General household waste

Trade waste is not accepted at this recycling centre.

There is a permit scheme in operation at Wigton recycling centre. This means that if you want to bring your household rubbish to Wigton Household Waste Recycling Centre using a van, pickup or a twin axle trailer (up to 3 meters long) you will require a permit to do so. 

Follow the links for more information on disposing of hazardous waste at the recycling centre.

The Environment Agencythis external link will open in a new window is responsible for regulating the handling and disposal of hazardous and special waste and will provide information and advice as required. They can be contacted on 08708 506 506 Mon-Fri, 8am - 6pm.