Household Waste Recycling Centre - Morecambe Road, Ulverston

Morecambe Road, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 9BL.
Tel - 01229 581687
Opening hours: 8am - 6pm, 7 days a week

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

Materials that are accepted at the site at Morecambe Road include:

Materials recycled at Ulverston
  • Batteries (household)
  • Batteries (car)
  • Cans and tins
  • Cardboard
  • Chemicals eg weedkiller (please report to attendant when brought onto site)
  • Clothes and textiles mixed
  • Books
  • CD's and DVD's
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass bottles and jars mixed
  • Garden waste
  • Hardcore and rubble
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Plastics
  • Paint and dry empty metal paint cans
  • Scrap metal
  • TV's and monitors
  • Tyres
  • Used engine oil
  • Large appliances
  • Small appliances
  • Wood and timber
General household waste


Trade waste is not accepted at this recycling centre.

There is a permit scheme in operation at Ulverston recycling centre. This means that if you want to bring your household rubbish to Ulverston Household Waste Recycling Centre using a van, pick up 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 and asbestos at the recycling centre.

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The Environment Agency 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.