Cranleigh Community Recycling Centre

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Site rules

No pedestrian access allowed on to this site.

These site rules apply to all residents visiting any of our CRCs at all times.


Opening times

  • Monday from 8am to 4pm
  • Tuesday to Friday we are closed (view the nearest community recycling centre to Cranleigh)
  • Saturday and Sunday from 9am to 4pm
  • The centre is open as usual on Bank Holidays with the exception of Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day when the centre is closed.
  • The centre can close for up to 30 minutes during the day while full containers are exchanged and waste compacted.

Customers requiring assistance

If you require assistance for any reason, please ask a member of staff for help.

Contact details

  • Address: Elmbridge Road, Cranleigh, Surrey, GU6 8JX
  • Telephone: 01483 273836 (If this number is busy or switches over to the fax, please try again later or contact SUEZ Surrey on 020 8329 1030).

For safety, pedestrians cannot walk into this centre.


What you can bring

  • Aerosols – If empty place in with cans. If still has contents, then could potentially be hazardous. Ask a member of staff where to place them
  • Black bag waste – sent for Energy recover
  • Cans (mixed) – sent for recycling
  • Car batteries – sent for recycling
  • Cardboard (mixed) – sent for recycling
  • Carpet – recycling market limited
  • CDs, Books and DVDs – sent to various charities
  • Cooking oil – sent for recycling
  • Engine oil – sent for recycling (maximum of 2 x 5 litre containers accepted per visit)
  • Fluorescent tubes – sent for recycling
  • Foil – no separate containers. Place in metal containers for recycling
  • Furniture – if in good condition (please ask), maybe suitable for reuse in our 'Revive' shops. If not suitable, place wood-based furniture (including MDF/chipboard) into the wood container and furniture with a high metal content into the metal container. For all other furniture please seek advice on site.
  • Garden waste – sent for recycling
  • Gas bottles – sent for recycling (separate containers)
  • Glass bottles and jars - sent for recycling
  • Hard plastics - no current outlets for recycling (market dependant)
  • Household batteries – sent for recycling
  • Household/Garden chemicals – need to go in Hazardous Waste containers (ask a member of staff)
  • Large electrical items (for example Fridge/Freezers) – sent for recycling
  • Mattresses - Trial mattress recycling project. Place in separate container.
  • Metal (Ferrous/Non-ferrous) – sent for recycling
  • Mobile phones – sent to various charities
  • Small electrical items – sent for recycling
  • Paint (water-based/emulsion only) - collected and transferred to Guildford paint reuse shop
  • Paper and card (mixed) – sent for recycling
  • Plastic bottles (mixed) – sent for recycling
  • Printer cartridges – sent to various charities
  • Spectacles – sent to various charities
  • Tetra Pak carton banks – No dedicated bank on this site. Nearest alternative is Witley or Guildford for Tetra Pak recycling.
  • Textile banks – sent for recycling
  • TVs and Monitors – sent for recycling
  • Water filters – sent for recycling
  • Wood/Timber – sent for recycling

What you cannot bring

  • Asbestos
  • Business waste
  • Chargeable waste (for example hard-core, rubble and soil, plasterboard and tyres)
  • Petrol/Diesel – none of our CRCs have the appropriate licence to accept and store fuel

Staff have been provided with training and guidance to assess your waste, and their decision is final.

The law states that the council may restrict the availability of specified places to specified descriptions of waste.


Restrictions

Vehicles

Vans, pickups and trailers are no longer be able to access this site. the nearest alternative site is Witley CRC.

Visitors

No pedestrian access allowed on to this site.