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Worstead Recycling Centre


Sandy Hills, Old Yarmouth Road, North Walsham NR28 9LX - find us on Google maps

Opening times

1 October–31 March 9am–4pm, 7 days a week

1 April–30 September 9am–5pm, 7 days a week

This recycling centre may be periodically closed for periods of up to 30 mins during opening hours. This is due to health and safety whilst service vehicles empty or change the bins.

Open as usual on bank holidays but closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day


Located about two miles south of North Walsham. Leave North Walsham at the Lidl mini-roundabout and take the old A149 heading south. Pass the touring park on left then a hotel on right, then turn next right at the nursery/plant centre. Follow this road up the hill and the recycling centre is immediately at top, through metal gates. The recycling centre is well signposted from the new A149 from the south.

Items you can and cannot bring

Types of waste we accept/do not accept at all our recycling centres.

We accept DIY waste at this site using the Pay As You Throw service.

We don’t accept hazardous waste (eg asbestos, paint).

Additional information

Additional items such as compost bins, green bags and bagged compost are unavailable until further notice.

Guidance for using our recycling centres

Please abide by the rules of the recycling centre and follow the advice and instruction of the recycling centre staff. View our full terms and conditions.

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