Recycling sites

Fife has one of the largest networks of recycling facilities in Scotland to help you to recycle as much waste as possible.

Use the map at the bottom of this page to locate your nearest recycling point or recycling centre.

Recycling Points

There are over 300 Recycling Points in Fife to make it easy to recycle small packaging items such as glass bottles, cans and textiles.

Recycling Centres


Some Recycling Centres are closed over the weeks beginning 27 November and 4 December.  Visit the holidays and closures page for more information.

Fife Council also operates 11 Recycling Centres to collect and recycle bulky household items such as rubble, electrical equipment and televisions.  All recycling centres are open 7 days a week:

  • October to March, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (last entry)
  • April to September, 9:00 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. (last entry)

Recycling Centres are open on most public holidays except 25 and 26 December and 1 and 2 January.

If you live in Kincardine or the Taybridge area you may also use our partner recycling centres:

• Forthbank Recycling Centre on Bowhouse Road, Alloa
• Baldovie Recycling Centre, Piper Street, Dundee - access for cars only
• Riverside Recycling Centre, Wright Street (off Riverside Drive), Dundee - access for cars only

The materials available for recycling at the Dundee City Council and Clackmannanshire Council sites may differ to Fife. Please check before you travel (links take you to an external site).

Residents using the Forthbank Recycling Centre must carry proof of address to allow them access to the site.

Your Enquiry

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Send enquiry to: Recycling Helpline (lines open 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.)

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