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Recycling sites - including Slyfield

There are a number of recycling sites within Guildford Borough. Use the map below to check which recycling site is closest and what materials can be recycled at each recycling site. 

Slyfield Community Recycling Centre

There is one Community Recycling Centre (Slyfield Tip) within Guildford Borough. Slyfield tip is open for residents to dispose of household, garden or hazardous waste. Find out more about what can be taken to the site.

Where to find us:

Slyfield Community Recycling Centre (Tip)
Moorfield Road

Opening times:

  • Monday to Friday - 8am to 4pm
  • Weekends - 9am to 4pm
  • The centre is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

Community Recycling Centres, once known as rubbish tips or dumps, are now called recycling centres as the majority of waste is recycled.

Slyfield accepts the widest range of materials in the borough. Detailed information on materials accepted at this site can be found by checking Surrey County Council website.

Contact information:

Telephone number: 01483 532187

The site is owned by Surrey County Council and is managed by their contractor, Sita Surrey. If you have any queries relating to the site, they can be contacted on 01483 532187, alternatively Sita Surrey head office can be contacted on 01306 748300 or contact Sita.

Resident ID scheme

You may be asked to prove that you are a Surrey resident at some of our Community Recycling Centres. By requesting identification we can ensure only Surrey residents have free access as they are provided and paid for by Surrey residents.

Commercial van or trailer

If you are taking a trailer or commercial van, you must apply for a permit online. There is no charge to apply for a permit. Please see Surrey County Council website.

Van permits, business waste and chargeable waste

Refer to Surrey County Council for detailed information.

Other community recycling centres in Surrey

There are alternative Community Recycling Centres within the county which may be more convenient for you to visit. For a full list of site locations, please see the Surrey County Council website.

If you have unwanted furniture or kitchen appliances which you do not want to dump, the Surrey Reuse Network may be able to use it.

Other 'bring' sites

Guildford council manages a number of local recycling sites across the borough. Materials accepted can differ at each site, please use the recycling widget below to check what is accepted at each recycling site.

You can also visit the A-Z Recycling Directory for more information about how to recycle different goods and materials.

Please note, garden waste can only be taken to Slyfield Community Recycling Centre, alternatively find out more about our garden waste scheme.


For further information on the recycling services offered in Guildford Borough contact us.

Last updated: 15 August 2016 12:40 PM