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Find out about changes to services during the bank holiday week.
Find out more about industrial action by Allerdale Waste Services staff and the impact on waste collections.
Where to safely dispose of asbestos and household chemicals.
We don’t take hazardous waste in your normal bin collection.
Our Household Waste Recycling Centres (HWRCs) accept some hazardous household waste including household chemicals and small amounts of asbestos waste.
Find out what hazardous waste they will take, opening hours, contact details and locations.
Health and safety advice on asbestos including information about the safe removal of asbestos related products and removal licences.
Small amounts of asbestos waste can be disposed of from your home for free at our Household Waste Recycling Centres.
Before you make your visit, call the Household Waste Recycling Centre on 0300 373 3730.
They will need to check they have space for your asbestos waste.
The maximum that will be accepted on any day is four sheets, or equivalent, with a maximum of three visits.
Asbestos must be: