ImportantDue to the system processing for the new Council Tax bills for 2021/22 the Council Tax and Benefits Self Service will not be available from 6.30pm on Friday 5 March until 5pm on Thursday 11 March.  

Bucksburn Recycling Centre

Recycling centres are currently open and operating a reduced service due to COVID-19. To minimise the risk of spread of Coronavirus, please avoid unnecessary travel and only visit when essential.



Bankhead Avenue
AB21 9ET

Opening times

Winter Hours (from 25 October 2020)

Monday – Friday 10am to 4:45 pm

Saturday – Sunday 9am to 4:45 pm

Summer hours

Monday – Friday 10am to 7.45pm 

Saturday – Sunday 9am to 7.45pm

Items accepted

  • Bulky waste
  • Car battery
  • Cardboard
  • Carpet
  • Cooking oil
  • Electrical items
  • Engine oil
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Food and drink cans
  • Fridge and freezers
  • Garden waste (no soil, turf or food waste)
  • General bagged household waste
  • Glass bottles and jars
  • Household batteries
  • Lightbulbs
  • Paper
  • Plastic bottles
  • Scrap metal
  • Televisions
  • Turf
  • Wood

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