Coronavirus: Waste Service

As of close on Sunday 22 March 2020 the following Household Waste Sites, operated on behalf of Ceredigion County Council, will close until further notice:

Aberystwyth, Cardigan, Lampeter, Llanarth

Aberystwyth
Glanyrafon Industrial Estate, Llanbadarn Fawr, Aberystwyth. SY23 3JQ
(For safety reasons the number of vehicles at the Glanyrafon Household Waste site will be restricted to 5 at any one time. Please wait for direction from Site attendant before entering the site.)

Cardigan
Cilmaenllwyd, Penparc, Cardigan. SA43 1RB

Lampeter
Industrial Estate, Tregaron Road, Lampeter. SA48 8LT

Llanarth
Rhydeinon, Llanarth. SA47 0QP

Please note the Household Waste Site at Rhydeinon near Llanarth has new opening hours. The new opening hours can be found below:

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Ceredigion Household Waste Sites are normally open on:

  • Monday to Friday: 09.00 - 17.00
  • Saturday, Sunday: 10.00 - 15.00
  • Bank Holidays: 10.00 - 15.00

From 5th December 2018 the opening hours at Rhydeinon Household Waste Site, Llanarth will change to the following:

  • Monday - Closed
  • Tuesday - Closed
  • Wednesday - 10.00 - 17.00
  • Thursday - Closed
  • Friday - Closed
  • Saturday - 10.00 - 17.00
  • Sunday - 10.00 - 17.00

All Household Waste Sites are closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

  • Only waste from your home may be deposited at this site
  • No Trade Waste
  • No Builders waste, gas cylinders or tyres allowed
  • Cars and end of life vehicles are NOT permitted
  • A limit of 5 rubble bags/ builders sacks (max 20kg each) of soil, rubble or DIY waste per month shall be accepted so long as it originates from a domestic source
  • Small quantities of double bagged asbestos (1 or 2 sheets per 3 months) in heavy duty plastic bags, shall be accepted so long as it originates from a domestic source. Please note residents who wish to use the Household Waste Site at Cilmaenllwyd will be directed to the Transfer Station at D I Evans Cyf in Beulah. Residents who wish to use the Household Waste Site at Rhydeinion Llanarth will be directed to the Transfer Station at LAS Lampeter. Please see guidance on safe disposal of Asbestos
  • Small quantities of plasterboard (1 or 2 sheets per 3 months) shall be accepted so long as it originates from a domestic source
  • 1 mattress per month shall be accepted so long as it originates from a domestic source
  • All waste must be place in the correct containers
  • Children and pets must remain in vehicles at all times
  • If you require any assistance, please ask the site staff
  • No Vans or Lorries greater than 2 tonnes gross vehicle weight (eg Nothing Larger than a Ford Escort / Peugeot Partner Van)
  • Please note NO cattle or horse boxes, twin axle trailers, or vehicles larger than stated above will be permitted on the Site. Consent may be granted in special circumstances prior to visit by the Council. Please note that if you intend to use the site at the weekend or on a Bank Holiday Monday the request for consent needs to be made by 4:30pm on the Thursday prior to visit. If you intend to use the site on a Monday the request for consent needs to be made by 12:00 noon on the Friday prior to the visit. In all other circumstance 24 hours’ notice is required. Please phone 01545 570881 to obtain consent
  • It is not permitted to carry any items into the Household Waste Site from vehicles parked outside the boundary of the site
  • Verbal or physical assaults towards staff will not be tolerated
  • Aggressive, violent and threatening behaviour will not be tolerated, and will be reported to the police
  • A CCTV system is in operation at all times

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