The tip

We have two tips in the city. Clicking on one of the links below will give you information about either one, including a map, opening times, and what rubbish you can take there. 

Burslem tip

Hanford tip

COVID-19 - All visitors to the site must adhere to Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance issued by the Government.

There will be set rules in place for the safety of staff and residents, please be patient and adhere to all site rules. 

Site rules

  • Anyone who is self-isolating or has COVID-19 symptoms must not visit the tip
  • If you have waste that you suspect or is contaminated with COVID-19 material, please ensure that is bagged twice and has been isolated for at least 72 hours before bringing it to the site
  • No trade or commercial waste will be accepted
  • All visitors to the site must adhere to Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance issued by the Government
  • Use of the sites is restricted to residents of the city only.