From October 1st 2013 the HWRC's will return to Winter opening hours.
Sites are open as usual on bank holidays except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day when they are closed.
Hazel court will now open (October - March):
Monday to Saturday 8.30am to 5.00pm
Sundays 8.30am to 4.00pm
Towthorpe will now open:
Monday to Sunday from 8.30am to 5.00pm (not Wednesday)
November - March
Monday to Sunday from 08.30am to 4.00pm (not Wednesday)
Please note that thelast entry to the site is 15 minutes before the advertised closing time. Vehicles coming to site after this time may be refused entry.
Important information - New charges for waste services
New charges and service changes will be introduced at the Household Waste Recycling Centre's from July. Please visit our FAQ page for more information.
There are two Household waste recycling sites in York for residents to take their rubbish, recycling and waste. Hazel Court (city centre) and Towthorpe (Strensall).
There are recycling banks and facilities for soil and rubble, garden waste and scrap metal at both sites but please see the individual site pages for a detailed list of what can be recycled at each site. Please note that trade waste and asbestos (not from businesses) can be taken to Hazel Court. Householders with vans or trailers will need a permit to use either site.