Waste and recycling
The county council has two separate responsibilities for waste: waste disposal and waste planning.
Household waste and recycling is collected by district and borough councils.
It is then disposed of by the county council, which also runs Household Waste Recycling Centres. To make sure that these functions are well coordinated, we work closely with the district and borough councils through the Hertfordshire Waste Partnership.
For practical advice about waste and recycling please visit the WasteAware website.
The public inquiry into the planning application for an recycling and energy recovery facility at New Barnfield, Hatfield, has closed.
- Household Waste Recycling Centres
Locations and opening times of Hertfordshire's HWRCs
- Recycling collections, bins and large items
Information on waste and recycling collections from outside your house
Advice on what and where you can recycle in Herts
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