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What can I do with my rubbish? - Hanford tip

Christmas opening hours
Recycling centre / point name
Hanford Household Waste Recycling Centre
Opening times

Gates shut 15 minutes before closing.

Day Opening times
Monday Closed (see Burslem tip opening times)
Tuesday Closed (see Burslem tip opening times)
Wednesday 8am to 4.30pm
Thursday 8am to 4.30pm
Friday 8am to 4.30pm
Saturday 8am to 4.30pm
Sunday 8am to 4.30pm
Bank holidays 8am to 4.30pm

 

What items do we charge to dispose of?

We charge to get rid of some items at our tips. Payment by debit card only.

Type of waste Charge What does it include?
Soil and hardcore £3 per bag or large item
  • rubble
  • bricks, concrete (breeze blocks, paving slabs, posts and lintels, mortar and rendering, cement board)
  • gravel (construction or landscape gravel and pebbles)
  • pottery, ceramic and porcelain (bath, bidet, shower tray, sink or washbasin with pedestal, wall or floor tiles, toilet with cistern, drainage and sewer pipes)
  • tiles (floor, roof, wall)
  • sharp sand (not from playpens)
  • slate
  • soil and clay
  • turf (lawn but not edging)
Bulky building materials £3 per bag or large item
  • plastic or fibreglass (shower tray, bath, shower screen, drainage and sewer pipes)
  • glass (plate or sheet glass, shower screens, tiles)
Plasterboard  £4 per bag or large item
  • plasterboard sheets
  • coving (unless polystyrene)
  • ceiling rose (unless polystyrene)
  • unused bags of plaster

Residents will be asked to complete a disclaimer to confirm the waste is not from trade activity.

Soil, hardcore and bulky waste
  Quarter full Half full Three quarters full Full
Per bag or part bag £3
Standard car or hatchback (boot) £6 £9 £15 £18
Trailers less than 6ft or 1.8m £9 £15 £24 £30
Small van or estate car, 4x4 or small pick-up £9 £18 £29 £36
Trailers between 6ft (1.8m) and 10ft (3m) £15 £30 £45 £60
Transit van, flat-bed or similar £30 £60 £90 £120

 

Plasterboard
  Quarter full Half full Three quarters full Full
Per 6ft by 3ft sheet £4
Standard car or hatchback (boot) £8 £12 £20 £24
Trailers less than 6ft or 1.8m £12 £20 £32 £40
Small van or estate car, 4x4 or small pick-up £12 £24 £36 £48
Trailer between 6ft (1.8m) and 10ft (3m) £20 £40 £60 £80
Transit van, flat-bed or similar £40 £80 £120 £160

 

Items accepted
  • batteries, car batteries and large rechargeables
  • black bagged household waste
  • cans
  • cooking oil
  • electrical items
  • energy efficient light bulbs (not old style)
  • engine oil
  • fluorescent tubes
  • fridges
  • freezers
  • furniture
  • garden, grass and tree cuttings for composting
  • glass (bottle and jars only - no sheet glass, Pyrex or drinking glasses)
  • large domestic appliances
  • newspapers, magazines, catalogues and junk mail
  • paint
  • plastic household containers
  • scrap metal
  • shoes
  • textiles - clothes and accessories
  • televisions and monitors
  • white and brown cardboard
  • wood
Location
Address
Campbell Road
Hanford
Stoke-on-Trent
ST4 4DX
Restricted items
Restricted item How much you can bring to the tip How often you can bring it to the tip
Fitted items such as doors and windows, cupboards and wardrobes One cubic metre. Roughly the amount which can be transported in a small family car Every six months
uPVC items such as soffits, fascias, windows and doors One cubic metre. Roughly the amount which can be transported in a small family car Every six months
Used engine oil 25 litres Every six months
Car battery two lead acid batteries Every six months
Animal bedding or waste Two (80 litre) bags per household Daily

 

Important
  • no pedestrian access
  • no trade or commercial waste allowed
  • permit needed for trailers, vans and commercial vehicles

Apply for a waste permit

Notes
  • Tins with leftover paint in can be used by the local community repaint scheme which provides paint to charities in the city.