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Oakbank (Livingston) Community Recycling Centre

Location, opening times and recycling information for Oakbank (Livingston) Community Recycling Centre

Where we are

Oakbank (Livingston) Community Recycling Centre is located at Oakbank, EH53 0TP



Opening Hours 

October to MayJune to September

Monday - Sunday 10am - 5pm

Please note last entry is at 4.45pm

Monday - Sunday 9am - 7pm

Please note last entry is at 6.45pm

Information on taking items to your Community Recycling Centre:

IMPORTANT NOTICE -  For the safety of yourself and others at recycling centres, bins and waste should not be tipped from the back of a vans. Bins should also not be taken up any stairs. This is to prevent users falling off vehicles, into skips or down the stairs.

Recycling centres accept a wide range of items, however in some cases there are certain restrictions. Please read the information below for details of what can be taken.

ItemsFurther Information
Batteries Car batteries (from householders only), household batteries
BikesAll pedal bikes
CansAluminium and steel food and drink cans
Charity Textiles and ClothingClothes, paired Shoes, household textiles (sheets, towels, blankets, curtains), handbags and belts
Electrical and Electronic equipment

Ask at the depot for all accepted small appliances

Hairdryers, irons, vacuum cleaners, kettles, tools (drills, electric saws etc), computer and telephone equipment, games consoles

Fluorescent/energy saving tubes and bulbsTake care not to break tubes. If the tube is broken please double-bag it
Garden Waste

Please place loose soil in separate skips provided

Flowers and plants, garden weeds, grass cuttings, hedge clippings, leaves and bark, small branches and twigs, cut flowers

Gas bottlesPlease take to storage cage and ask for assistance
Glass bottles and jarsSeparate glass banks for clear, green and brown glass
Large electrical appliances

Ask at the depot for all accepted small appliances

Cookers, microwaves, washing machines and tumble driers, dishwashers, TV's and monitors, fridge/freezers

Plastic bottlesWe accept all clean empty plastic bottles
Paper and cardboardNewspaper and magazines, brochures and catalogues, junk mail, telephone directories - including Yellow Pages, cardboard based food and drinks cartons, card food packaging, cereal boxes, kitchen and toilet roll tubes, washing powder boxes
Rubble and bricksBricks, stone and slabs (no ceramics or tiles)
Scrap metalAll types of metal
TyresOnly accepted at Deans Depot (from householders only) - no more than 5 tyres on one visit
WoodChipboard and hardboard, fencing, plywood, window frames (glass removed), solid wood doors, pallets, solid wood furniture, solid untreated wood and timber