Recycling Centres

Lynnbottom HWRC

Site Rules

Briddlesford Road, Newport, PO30 2PD

Entry to Recycling Centres by pre-booked appointment only

Please stay safe and stay home - you must only book an appointment at the Recycling Centre if it is essential to do so. Please only travel to re-opened HWRCs if it is essential and if your waste is posing a risk to your health, the local environment or a risk of injury.

Please read all updated information before booking your appointment:

  • Due to social distancing the Recycling Centres will open via a booking system for vehicles.
  • You must have a booking reference number for your appointment to visit  Lynnbottom Household Waste Recycling Centre.
  • You will be sent an email with the booking reference number on when you apply for your appointment.
  • The booking reference will start with iw.
  • Bookings may only be made once every 14 days per household.
  • If you arrive without a reference number you will be turned away from the recycling centre.
  • Do not come to the Recycling Centre if you have symptoms or are confirmed to have COVID-19.

If you no longer need your booked appointment or want to change the registration of the vehicle this can be done on line. 

Recycling and waste you may bring:

Please ensure you have sorted and separated your recycling before arrival. Only the following items may be brought to the Recycling Centres:

  • Bicycles;
  • bonded asbestos;(permit required) 
  • cans;
  • car batteries;
  • card;
  • cooking oil;
  • DIY waste;
  • engine oil;
  • food waste;
  • fluorescent tubes and CFL's;
  • fridges, freezers, dishwashers and cookers (you must be able to unload unassisted);
  • furniture for reuse;
  • gas bottles;
  • glass;
  • green waste;
  • household and hazardous chemicals;
  • household batteries;
  • household furnishings and bric a brac;
  • mattresses
  • metals (ferrous and non-ferrous);
  • paint;
  • paper;
  • plasterboard;(permit required) 
  • plastics;
  • rubble and inert waste;
  • soil;
  • tetrapaks;
  • textiles;
  • tyres excluding agricultural;
  • WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment); and
  • wood;
  • General waste you would normally place in your kerbside waste bin or reusable sacks.

Reduce, reuse, recycle

  • Maximise your recycling at the kerbside to reduce your general waste.
  • Before disposing of household items look to find a reuse for them or book a free reuse collection for reusable items.
  • Recycle everything you can at the kerbside to reduce non-essential journeys, all excess recycling will be taken.


Social Distancing Measures within the Recycling Centres

The following must be undertaken when visiting the recycling centres:

  • Have a valid booking reference;
  • wait to be directed to a parking bay by our staff;
  • park in allocated bay only;
  • wear appropriate clothing for the activity. For example please wear flat close toed shoes, long sleeves, gloves if needed;
  • only 2 adults per vehicle may exit and unload (no persons under 16 may exit vehicles);
  • always remain 2 metres from each other and staff;
  • do not attend site if they have symptoms of COVID-19; 
  • follow safe walking routes;
  • only use open bays/skips as directed by staff;
  • staff will not assist with unloading (unless all vehicle occupants over 16 are disabled);
  • staff will not unload on behalf of householders;
  • first aid on site will be limited due to social distancing, staff have a right to refuse first aid if they believe it will put them at risk;
  • verbal and physical abuse will not be tolerated and may result in a ban from site. Staff will be wearing body cameras and will refer verbal and physical abuse to the police.


How to Make a Booking

  • Booking Slots will be made available online up to four weeks in advance.
  • Booking Slots are in 30-minute windows. Do not arrive before your allotted time.
  • Bookings must be made at least 24 hours before visiting.
  • You must bring your booking reference number it will begin with iw you will be turned away from the recycling centre without it.

Please stay safe and stay home -  you must only book an appointment at the Recycling Centre if it is essential to do so. Please only travel to re-opened HWRCs if it is essential and if your waste is posing a risk to your health, the local environment or a risk of injury.

To book a recycling centre time slot please complete a booking form.

Recycling centres opening times

Afton Marsh:

  • Monday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • 30-minute slots from 10am to 5pm.


  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • 30 minute slots from 10am to 5pm.