Bankfoot recycling centre

Stanley Road, PH1 4AZ

Opening hours

Tuesdays and Thursdays    9.00 - 19.00
Saturday and Sunday        10.00 - 17.00

Recycling centres are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year Day and 2nd January.

Materials accepted

The recycling centre will accept the following materials:

  • Batteries (household)
  • Bicycles
  • Bulky goods
  • Cans ( Aluminium, Steel, Aerosols & Aluminium Foil, Sweet & Biscuit Tins)
  • Car Batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking Oil
  • Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
  • Fridges & Freezers
  • Garden Waste
  • Glass
  • Non-Recyclable Waste (General Waste)
  • Paper
  • Rigid Plastic Packaging
  • Scrap Metal
  • Telephone Directories
  • Tools for Reuse
  • Tyres (maximum two per visit, strictly household only)

Fire Extinguishers and LPG Gas Bottles should be returned to the supplier and are usually refillable. A range of companies are happy to receive them for reuse for free.

Will free compost be made available?

Yes, subject to availability.  A maximum of 2 x 25 kg bags per visitor.

Commercial traders and commercial type vehicles (including trailers over 6ft in length)

All commercial traders and commercial type vehicles wishing to use any of Perth and Kinross Council's Recycling Centres must apply for the appropriate Recycling Permit. Information on the types of Permits offered, and how to apply can be found the Recycling Centre Permits page.

Businesses with a  Commercial Permit will be able to use this Recycling Centre, free-of-charge, to dispose of paper, cardboard, metal packaging (cans, tins, aerosol cans), rigid plastic packaging, and glass bottles and jars,

For further information on what additional chargeable commercial waste/recycling materials can be taken to the Recycling Centres at Aberfeldy, Auchterarder, Bankfoot, Blairgowrie, Crieff, Kinross and Pitlochry, please contact the Council's Customer Service Centre on 01738 476476 or visit our Commercial Permit.

The Council also offers a range of  Commercial Waste and Recycling Services.

 

 

Contact details

Waste and recycling

Pullar House, 35 Kinnoull Street, Perth, PH1 5GD
Tel 01738 476476