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Recycling Centres



♻️ Household Recycling centres ♻️

⏰Due to the clocks going back, from Monday 26th October 2020 winter opening hours will be in place at our recycling centres. Key changes include:

❄️Strathfoyle Recycling Centre winter opening hours: 8am - 6pm Monday to Saturday, 1-5pm Sunday

❄️Park Recycling Centre winter opening hours: 8am - 5pm Monday to Saturday

❄️Glendermott Road Recycling Centre winter booking slots from: 9.30am-12noon, 1pm – 4.30pm Monday to Friday, Saturday:  8am – 6pm, Sunday: 15pm.

The following Household Recycling Centres are open to the public: Pennyburn, Strathfoyle, Claudy, Strahans Road in Strabane, Newtownstewart, Donemana, Claudy, Plumbridge, Park and Glendermott Road (by appointment only). Please note the guidance from Govt regarding unnecessary travel and where possible use the bins provided and the Council's free bulky waste collection service to deal with excess waste. If you are travelling to recycling centres please allow time for your journey, follow the signage and guidelines and co-operate with our staff.

Pennyburn and Strathfoyle recycling centres will be open from 1-5pm on Sundays for people to dispose of waste. Glendermott Road Recycling Centre is also open by appointment only. See below for booking info.

♻️ Glendermott Road Recycling Centre 

Opening Times Summary:

Mon-Fri:    9.30am-12noon
                 1pm – 4.30pm
                 6pm – 8pm
Saturday:  8am – 6pm
Sunday:    1pm- 5pm


Booking is essential the day before, and no one will gain admission without an appointment. Slots can be booked by calling 02871376590 with lines open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. *Note weekend bookings must be made before 5pm on Friday*

Please note that access is limited to cars and small vans only. No large vans or trailers will be permitted, however, Council continues to work on a booking system to facilitate these vehicles, with details available in due course.

♻️Killen Recycling Centre remains temporarily closed, there is an alternative waste disposal site available at the Spamount site, every Tuesday and Thursday from 9am-4pm. Any queries regarding the Killen site, please contact Council on 02871 253 253.

♻️Eglinton Recycling Centre remains temporarily closed to the public and we continue to review traffic management arrangements. Council is working proactively with the HSE to look at alternative arrangements for reopening. Once these are agreed we will communicate them with the wider public. In the interim, the public are being encouraged to use our other Household Recycling Centres.·

The following Household Recycling Centres are open as follows:

·        Pennyburn – from 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm on Saturdays. Sunday from 1-5pm

·        Glendermott Rd Recycling Centre - 6-8pm Mon-Fri. Closed Saturday. Open 1-5pm Sunday (booking essential)

·         Strathfoyle - 8am-8pm Mon-Fri, 8am-6pm Sat, 1-5pm Sunday

·        Newtownstewart from 10 am to 6.45pm Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4.45pm on Saturdays

·        Donemana from 10 am to 6.45pm, Monday to Friday, 10am to 4.45pm on Saturdays.

·        Claudy – from 8am to 5pm Monday to Saturday

·        Strahan Road Strabane - from 10 am to 6.45pm, Monday to Friday, and on Saturdays from 10am to 4.45pm.

·        Park Recycling Centre – from 12moon to 8pm, Monday to Friday, and 8am to 5pm on Sunday.

·        Plumbridge Recycling Centre – 10 am to 6.20pm Monday to Friday and 10am to 4pm on Saturdays. Please note that it is no longer required to book visits to the facility in advance.

·        Our remaining household sites at Killen and Eglinton will continue to be closed to the public under review.

♻️​Vans and trailers: Van drivers who use the Recycling Centres within the Derry City and Strabane District Council area are being advised of the following arrangements

Large vans with trailers will only be permitted to Strathfoyle and Strahans Road sites during the following revised times - Strathfoyle, between 8 and 9am Monday to Saturday, and at Strahans Road between 10 and 11am Monday to Saturday. From Monday, 27 July, Council will be permitting entry to vans at Claudy Recycling Centre from 8 am -9am ONLY.

No large vans with trailers will be accepted at Pennyburn however, large vans will only be permitted access between 8 and 9am, Monday to Saturday.

These new arrangements are in place to assist with traffic management arrangements and in the interests of the health and safety of staff and site users.

♻️Temporary waste disposal service at Castlederg: A temporary waste disposal facility continues to operate at Spamont Playing Fields in Castlederg to assist those in the rural area of Killen, Castlederg and Killeter, to dispose of additional waste during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

It will continue to open two days per week, every Tuesday and Thursday, from 9 am to 4pm, to dispose of general and green waste only.

Those wishing to dispose of larger items of waste are encouraged to use Council recycling centres at Newtownstewart and Strahans Road, Strabane, or to avail of Council's free Bulky Waste Collection Service that can be booked online at www.derrystrabane.com/bulkywaste

The public are advised that in keeping with the Government regulations, a queuing system will be in place and pedestrians will not be permitted on this site.

♻️General advice for visiting the sites

Please adhere to the restrictions and controls in place at all of our centres. These measures are to ensure the health and safety of staff and the public using the site and have been taken in consideration of social distancing requirements.

In addition to having in place a one-way system, the number of cars accessing the sites at any one time will continue to be restricted.

Only one person will be permitted to leave their vehicle to dispose of waste with staff unable to provide assistance during this emergency period.

Please avoid bringing bulky waste onto the site during the initial reopening phase and encouraged to continue to use the Bulky Waste Collection Service and to also avoid visiting the recycling centres during peak times.

Anyone intending to dispose of black bags must ensure they are double bagged and have been stored for a 72-hour period before disposal, as per PHA guidelines.

In order to protect staff and the wider public, social distancing is required within all the sites and the public will be required to unload their own waste. Members of the public experiencing symptoms or who are self-isolating must not enter the recycling centres.

Council will have staff on hand to offer guidance only however, it is imperative that the public adhere to their instructions at all times and co-operate fully with them as they continue to provide an important public service during this challenging time. Abusive behaviour will not be tolerated.

Members of the public with bulky waste are advised that they must avail of the Council's free Bulky Waste Collection Service as they will not be permitted access to the sites with bulky waste at this time. Bookings for this service can be made online via the Council website at www.derrystrabane.com/bulkywaste or contact by phone at 028 71 374107.


✅Restrictions and controls are in place at centres to help people stay safe 
✅Social distancing is required and the public are asked to dispose of their own waste
✅Queuing systems are in place
✅Where possible please use our bulky waste collection service to dispose of large items rather than attending centres at this time. Book online at www.derrystrabane.com/bulkywaste​ 
❌Large vans, trailers or commercial waste only  accepted at certain sites during allocated times Small vans will be permitted entry. 
People who are self-isolating or experiencing COVID-19 symptoms must not enter recycling centres
Please do not visit your local recycling centre unless your journey is absolutely essential
❌Abusive behaviour to staff will not be tolerated



Pennyburn Recycling Centre

7 Pennyburn Ind Estate, BT48 0LU.  Tel: 02871376600. LN 16/23

Opening hours: 8am - 8pm Monday to Friday

8am - 6pm Saturday

1pm - 5pm Sunday

Strahans Road Recycling Centre

Strahans Rd, Strabane BT82 9SG. LN 14/28

Opening hours:  10am - 4:45pm Monday to Saturday

    Closed Sunday

Strathfoyle Recycling Centre

Temple Road, BT47 6TW. Tel: 02871863303. LN 08/21

Opening hours:   8am - 8pm Monday to Friday

                              8am - 6pm Saturday

                              1-5pm Sunday


Glendermott Road Recycling Centre - BOOKING BY APPOINTMENT ONLY T: 02871376590

37 Glendermott Road, BT47 6BG. LN 09/54

Booking slots will be allocated during the following hours from Monday 5th October:

                                     9:30am - 12noon, 1-4:30pm, 6-8pm Monday to Friday                                                                                               8am - 6pm Saturday                                                                                                                                                     1 - 5pm Sunday


This site is for cars and small vans only. No large vans or trailers will be allowed.

Claudy Recycling Centre

Learmount Road, BT47 4AQ. Tel: 02871338054. LN 12/27

Opening hours:  8am - 5pm Monday to Friday

    8am - 5pm Saturday

    Closed Sunday

Donemana Recycling Centre:

226 Berryhill Rd, Donemana, Strabane BT82 0NB. LN 08/117

Opening hours:             10am - 4:45pm Monday to Saturday

                                        Closed Sunday

Plumbridge Recycling Centre 

Plumbridge, Omagh BT79 8DL. LN 08/118

Opening hours:         10am - 4:45pm Monday - Saturday

                                     Closed Sunday


Park Recycling Centre                

Learmount Road, BT47 4AL, Tel: 028 7778 0062. LN 08/32

Opening hours:   ​​          12noon - 8pm Monday to Friday

                                        8am - 5pm Saturday

                                        Closed Sunday

Newtownstewart Recycling Centre

Douglas Rd, Newtownstewart, Omagh BT78 4NE. LN 09/44

Opening hours:             10am - 4:45pm Monday - Saturday

                                        Closed Sunday


Eglinton Recycling Centre

15 Killylane Road, BT47 3DW. Tel: 028 7181 2723. LN 08/35

Killen Recycling Centre

Scraghy Rd, Killen, Castlederg BT81 7SG. LN 07/42