Household Waste Recycling Centres (Tidy tips) | Central Bedfordshire Council

Household Waste Recycling Centres (Tidy tips)

What will the tidy tips not accept?

Tidy tips reopen from 11 May

See our main tidy tip page for more information as you will need to book a slot before visiting.

Our Household Waste Recycling Centres (tidy tips) cannot accept:

  • asbestos
  • trade / commercial waste
  • un-sectioned trees (with a girth larger than 30cm)
  • engine oil (quantities greater than 15 litres)
  • vehicle parts (except car batteries and tyres)
  • hazardous or biological waste
  • contaminated materials presenting a direct contact risk
  • animal bedding and faeces (including all pet waste)

Please note that trade / commercial waste includes waste generated by a builder, gardener, glazier or other tradesman working in a domestic property.

The cost of waste removal should be included in their quote.

It may be advisable in some instances to hire a skip.