Skip to content

Our Customer Service opening hours will change from 3 April 2017. Opening hours will be 8.45pm - 4.45pm, Monday to Friday. The Payment Centre hours will be 9am - 4.15pm, with credit/debit card payments only between 1pm and 2pm. 

Live chat: If you cannot find what you're looking for, or need help completing an online form, our Customer Service Officers are available on live chat between 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday. Live chat 

Bins, recycling and rubbish

Recycling points

Location of recycling points across the area. Materials accepted at each recycling point.

There are numerous recycling points available throughout the East Renfrewshire area. As far as possible, these are sited in places that best serve the local community, and offer convenient facilities for residents to recycle the following materials:

  • steel and aluminium food and drinks cans, including aerosols without lids
  • glass bottles and jars (clear, green and brown)
  • Tetrapaks and cartons
  • paper and cardboard packaging
  • clothes and textiles

Food waste is not accepted at recycling points.

Recycling points are for household waste only. Businesses found to be using recycling points will be subject to fines. Please see business waste for information on how to manage commercial waste and recycling.

Recycling points are un-manned and on occasions we may rely on you to tell us if there is a problem at a particular site, i.e. fly-tipping or servicing required due to unusually high usage. Please report fly-tipping using the online form and any problems problems through Customer Services:

Report fly-tipping

Customer First (customer services)
Tel: 0141 577 3001
Mon to Fri 8.00am - 6.00pm

Recycling points are available at any time of the day. If you wish to dispose of a large volume of material, please take it to one of our recycling centres:

Feedback on this page

Was this page helpful?

Please use the official complaints channel if your comment is about service provision:

Complaints, feedback and having your say

(Include if you would like a response to your feedback)