Waste & recycling centres to reopen

From May 15 KCC’s Household Waste and Recycling Centres will open to the public from 9am-3pm and will accept all types of waste including chargeable items.  From May 13 you can book a slot to use one online or by phone and you can only book one trip in any four-week period to allow all residents to have fair and safe access.

They ask that you do not visit if you have symptoms of COVID-19 or are part of a household isolating or if you are someone in the shielded category. When arriving at the site please bring your proof of booking email (printed or on your phone) or, if booked over the phone, your reference number. Please keep windows closed when showing this to staff. Please attend the site within your booking slot. Staff will not be able to assist you unload and dispose of items.

In addition, kerbside collections will be fully reinstated so garden waste will also be collected from May18.

For more info and booking: www.kent.gov.uk