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O'Neill Road

 
Where to find us:

O'Neill Road
Newtownabbey
Co Antrim
BT36 6UQ

T. 028 9035 0056

 
When are we open:
  Mon - Fri Sat Sun
Oct - Mar 9am - 6pm 9am - 6pm Closed
Apr - Sept 9am - 8pm 9am - 8pm Closed
Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the advertised closing time.

 

Please note that the site may, on occasion, need to restrict access for short periods of time for operational reasons.  This will be displayed on signage at the entrance to the site and we will aim to provide access as soon as we can.  Your understanding in these instances is appreciated.

 
Holiday Arrangements:

Closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and 12th July. We are open as normal all other bank and public holidays.

 

Commercial Waste Disposal is NOT permitted at this Household Recycling Centre

For information on commercial waste disposal at Bruslee Household Recycling Centre, Newtownabbey, please contact the Waste Management Team on T. 028 9035 0056

 

Domestic Waste Disposal 

This is YOUR Recycling Centre, don’t treat it like a dump – please recycle your waste

Help us reduce the amount of waste going to landfill by separating all recyclable materials and placing them in the appropriate area/container.

If you are unsure if/where an item can be recycled on site, ask a member a member of staff who will be happy to advise you.

 

What Can Be Recycled at O'Neill Road Recycling Centre:

Item

Bay

Examples

Aluminium cans

22

Drink cans

Batteries - Cars

17

 

Batteries - Household

31

 

Bicycles

19

May be refurbished for re-use

Bric-a-Brac

Reusable household items

19

Items can be donated for reuse by charity

Cardboard

2

Cardboard packaging, dry/frozen food boxes, cardboard tubes

Carpets

8

Carpet, lino & underlay

Electrical appliances - small

26

Toaster, hairdryer, kettle

Electrical appliances - large

27

Washing machine, tumble dryer

Electrical appliances - fridges & freezers

28

 

Electrical appliances - TVs & monitors

29

 

Electrical cables

35

 

Fluorescent tubes

18

 

Garden Waste

14a, 14b

Grass cuttings, hedge trimmings, plants 7 shrubs, tree branches, twigs, weeds, prunings etc

Gas bottles

21

 

General waste

4,5,6,7

Recyclable material not permitted

Glass bottles & jars

23

 

Rigid plastic

10

Plastic garden furniture, plastic buckets, plastic plant pots, plastic toys

Ink cartridges & toner

35

 

Mattresses

1

 

Metal

9

Old metal furniture & bedsteads, gates 

Mixed recycling

 

All recycling should be separated and disposed of in the appropriate recycling container

Mobile phones

33

 

Oil - cooking & engine

25

Empty oil into the container & then place the empty bottle in the waste bin at the side

Paint

30

 

Paper

3

 

Plastic bottles

15, 16

 

Plasterboard

20

 

Rubble / hardcore

13a, 13b

 

Soil (small quantities)

 

Speak with a member of staff on site

Spectacles

32

 

Textiles & clothing

24

Shoes, clothing, blankets, throws, curtains, towels, sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases (no duvets or pillows)

Timber

11, 12

Wooden doors & frames (no glass permitted)

 

What Can't Be Recycled at O'Neill Road Recycling Centre:

Asbestos, tyres, chemicals or acid cannot be accepted.

 

Health and Safety guidance when on site:

  • Only domestic residents from Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough may use this facility
  • Please arrive at least 30 minutes before the advertised closing time
  • Please follow staff instructions when on site
  • People with disabilities please ask staff for assistance
  • Place recyclable materials in the correct container.
  • Take care not to drop any materials on the vehicle or pedestrian area.
  • No scavenging or climbing allowed
  • Asbestos, tyres and chemicals are not accepted at this site.
  • Site signage, road markings and safety guidelines must be followed at all times
  • Park clearly on allocated zones, keeping the pedestrian walkway clear
  • Children and animals must remain inside vehicles at all times
  • Please keep within the pedestrian pathway when out of your vehicle
  • In the interests of health and safety, plant machines including tractors and large vehicles (with or without trailers) may be refused entry to this facility
  • ANBC cannot accept responsibility for loss or damages to property or vehicles while using this site, however sustained.
  • Smoking is restricted to designated area
  • CCTV operates on site for the safety of staff and site users
  • Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council reserves the right to refuse admission
  • If the recycling containers are full to capacity, you may be redirected to an alternative Recycling Centre. Please speak to a member of staff.