Household recycling centres
3. Charity and business waste
All charities and other voluntary/non-registered/not-for-profit organisations must contact the Environment Agency (EA) for a waste carrier licence or exemption and complete a WMC2 form.
This includes organisations such as:
- youth clubs
- town and parish councils
Once these details have been verified, please request a waste permit, providing this information.
Charity permits will only be issued to addresses in Buckinghamshire. Changes of address will require re-registration. Charities must show their waste carriers licence or exemption (as applicable) when disposing of waste at BCC HRCs.
All charities have to pay to dispose of non-household waste, visit the Charges for non-household waste page for prices
Charities cannot dispose of any of the following items:
- hazardous waste
- lead acid (vehicle) batteries
- any electrical items e.g. fridges/freezers, TVs & monitors, small appliances
- light bulbs or fluorescent tube lights
- gas bottles
- cooking or engine oil
Charities are permitted to visit our recycling centres Monday to Friday only.
We can only accept business waste at five of our household recycling centres. Please visit our Business Waste pages for more information
Last updated: 25 April 2019