Ayr recycling centre

Opening times

Weekdays: 8am - 6pm
Weekends: 9am - 4pm

Please note last vehicle entry is 15 minutes prior to closing time.


Ayr Recycling Centre
Old Farm Road
Ayr KA8 9ST (Map)
Tel. 0300 123 0900

Who can use the recycling centre

The Recycling Centre at Heathfield is available for use by householders and businesses.

Household waste may be disposed of free of charge, but there is a charge for disposing of commercial and business waste. The household waste area of the Recycling centre is normally only for use by cars and small vans (up to transit size) but as indicated this area is for the free disposal of household waste only.

Business waste, or commercial waste must be deposited at the lower level of the Recycling Centre, where it will be weighed and a charge will be levied. Larger vans and vehicles can use this lower level area. Please contact Barr Environmental on 01292 886616 prior to using the site.

What can be recycled?

You can recycle the following:

  • All Electronic and Electrical Equipment inc. Strip Lights
  • Batteries
  • Books/Tapes/CDs/Videos
  • Car Batteries/Engine Oil
  • Cardboard
  • Drinks Cans/Food Tins
  • Garden waste
  • Gas Cylinders (empty)
  • General Waste
  • Glass Bottles/Jars
  • Newspapers/Magazines
  • Scrap metal
  • Textiles/Shoes
  • Wood waste
  • Soil/Rubble

Location map