Commercial access to recycling centres

COVID-19 update

Due to the closure of all Community Recycling Centres, we will also be suspending the sale of Trade Waste Access Permits.

Existing Permit holders will be able to use our Weighbridge facilities at Easter Langlee, Eshiels and Hawick, please contact [email protected] for further information.

Our Community Recycling Centre (CRC) Trade Access Permit has changed

The new permit is a 'Pay as you tip' service, enabling businesses to purchase permit tickets relevant to the waste type and load size they wish to deposit.

Terms and conditions and FAQs

Please read the Trade Waste terms and conditions and Trade Access Permit FAQs before applying:

The permit scheme will enable businesses to access our CRCs to deposit waste.

  • For large quantities of garden waste weighbridge facilities are available at Peebles (Eshiels) and Hawick waste transfer stations.
  • For large quantities of waste to landfill weighbridge facilities are available at Peebles (Eshiels) and Hawick waste transfer stations and Easter Langlee landfill site.
  • Selkirk will only accept a small load size.

We also offer a kerbside collection service for commercial waste.

Permits available

  • Recycling
  • Recycling and General Waste
  • Charity disposing of donated household goods
  • Electrical household clearance

For more information on what is accepted in our permits read the FAQs.

Applying for a permit

Before proceeding to the application please ensure you have:

Apply for a trade permit