Tip sites will be open as usual over the holiday period except on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

Rubbish tips (Household Waste Recycling Centres) are for domestic household waste only. They are NOT for trade or business waste.

Going to the rubbish tips in a car?

If you are a resident of Wolverhampton and plan to visit the tip in a car, you can access the site at any time during the opening hours, there's no need to book and you can dispose of the following list of items at the tip free of charge:

  • car batteries, gas bottles, household batteries and electrical items ✔
  • energy saving light bulbs and fluorescent tubes ✔
  • garden waste, rubble and soils ✔
  • fridges, freezers, mattresses and furniture ✔
  • scrap metal, timber, chipboard and plasterboard ✔
  • bulky plastic items, textiles and glass ✔
  • used cooking oil, tyres and engine oil ✔

We DO Not accept

  • Trade/Commercial Waste ✖
  • Asbestos ✖
  • Clinical Waste ✖

Going to the rubbish tips in a van, larger vehicle or with a trailer?

If you plan to use  a van, larger vehicle or use a trailer to go to the tip you will need to book a permit

The weight limit on site is 3.5 tonne maximum  

The height limit on site is 1.6 m maximum

Go to the Tips Permits page

Trade waste

We do not accept any trade, commercial or business waste. For more information visit our Trade Waste page

Go to our Trade Waste page

Opening hours

Both sites are open on bank holidays except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day. 

These sites are operated by Wolverhampton City Council for residents of Wolverhampton and North Dudley only 

You may be asked for ID showing your postcode (e.g. Driving Licence, recent Council Tax bill)

Anchor Lane

Location

Lanesfield
Wolverhampton
WV14 9NE

Location map

Summer Times

1st Apr to 30th Sep

Monday - 10am to 5pm
Tuesday - CLOSED
Wednesday - CLOSED
Thursday - 10am to 7pm
Friday - 10am to 6pm
Saturday - 8am to 4pm
Sunday - 8am to 4pm

Winter Times

1st Oct to 31st Mar

Monday - 10am to 4pm
Tuesday - CLOSED
Wednesday - CLOSED
Thursday - 10am to 4pm
Friday - 10am to 4pm
Saturday - 8am to 4pm
Sunday - 8am to 4pm

Shaw Road

Location

Bushbury
Wolverhampton
WV10 9LA

Location map

Summer Times

1st Apr to 30th Sep

Monday - 10am to 5pm
Tuesday - 10am to 6pm
Wednesday - 10am to 7pm
Thursday - CLOSED
Friday - CLOSED
Saturday - 8am to 4pm
Sunday - 8am to 4pm

Winter Times

1st Oct to 31st Mar

Monday - 10am to 4pm
Tuesday - 10am to 4pm
Wednesday - 10am to 4pm
Thursday - CLOSED
Friday - CLOSED
Saturday - 8am to 4pm
Sunday - 8am to 4pm

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