Household waste recycling centre (or tip) - managed by Hampshire County Council

Coronavirus - changes to household waste recycling centres

For all enquiries, please contact or if you are unable to use the online booking system please call 0300 555 1389 as Hampshire County Council manage the household waste recycling centre in Basingstoke.

In line with the Government announcement that all non-essential retail should close, reuse sales areas at HWRCs are now closed until further notice.

Hampshire residents who use the West Berkshire HWRC in Newtown should receive a letter from Hampshire County Council advising them to continue to use their current permits (dated 2017). Please visit West Berkshire Council's website for more information.

Book an appointment to visit your household waste recycling centre

To visit the HWRC, you need to book an appointment, please visit the HCC book an appointment to visit your household waste recycling centre webpage.

Restrictions on what the centres will accept

The centres are also not accepting some materials. For details, please see the household waste recycling centres information on HCC's website.

Opening hours and locations

The HWRC in Basingstoke is on Wade Road. For details on finding the tip and opening times, please take a look at the Household Waste Recycling Centre page.

The site is open seven days a week, all year except 25, 26 December and 1 January.

For full details of charges and a list of items that can be accepted, please visit the waste prevention and recycling page on the HCC website.

Apply for a commercial vehicle permit (vans and trailers)

If you have a van or a commercial vehicle please see the information about the Household Waste Recycling Centre Permit Scheme.

Contact us

  • Contact us online
  • 01256 844844
  • Civic Offices
    London Road
    RG21 4AH
  • Opening hours
    Monday to Thursday
    8.30am to 5pm
    8.30am to 4.30pm
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