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Inveralmond recycling centre

Inveralmond Industrial Estate, Perth, PH1 3EE

Opening hours

Saturday to Wednesday9.00 - 16.00 (last entry 15.45 - all vehicles must be off site by 16.00)
Thursday and Friday Closed

Materials accepted

The recycling centre will accept the following materials:

  • Bicycles 
  • Books (in reusable condition, those that cannot be reused can be recycled with paper)
  • Bras
  • Bulky Goods
  • Car Batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking Oil
  • Electrical & Electronic Equipment (WEEE - remove and recycle any batteries separately)
  • Engine Oil
  • Fluorescent, LED & Long Life Light Bulbs
  • Fridges & Freezers
  • Garden Waste
  • Glass
  • Household Batteries and battery-operated, single-use disposable vapes
  • Large Domestic Appliances
  • Non-recyclable waste (Large bulky items)
  • Non-recyclable waste (Bagged and small waste)
  • Paper
  • Rigid Plastic Packaging
  • Rubble
  • Scrap Metal
  • Soil
  • Stone
  • Telephone Directories
  • Textiles (Clothes & Shoes)
  • Timber
  • Car Tyres (maximum two per day, strictly household only)
  • Waste Upholstered Domestic Seating- e.g. sofas, armchairs, upholstered chairs etc
  • Bulky/ Black Bag Waste

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.

Please note that battery-operated, single use disposable vapes, (such as Elf Bars) cannot be recycled as Small-WEEE.  The disposable vapes must only be recycled at PKC Recycling Centres, dropped off at the household batteries collection point at the Recycling Centre.  

Will free compost be made available?

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

Commercial Traders

Unfortunately this Recycling Centre cannot be used to dispose of any commercial waste or recycling.

Any 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.

Commercial traders looking to recycle glass, rigid plastic packaging, metal packaging, paper and cardboard will have to do so at Friarton recycling centre.

Commercial traders are permitted to use the weighbridge at Friarton Depot to pay by cash (or enquire about setting up an account with the weighbridge operative) for the disposal of garden, general and inert waste (rubble, soil, stones) daily between the hours of 7:30am - 4pm (check festive opening arrangements for exceptions). 

Last modified on 05 February 2024

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