Decision details

Household Recycling Centre Service Changes

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the recommendations




1.    The opening times of the household recycling centre set out below be approved, to better reflect post-pandemic site usage with effect from 1 February 2023 with no summer or wintertime variations:


Monday – 8.30am – 4pm

Tuesday – 8.30am – 4pm

Wednesday – CLOSED in line with Gloucestershire County Council sites

Thursday– 8.30am – 4pm

Friday – 8.30am – 4pm

Saturday – 8.30am – 3pm

Sunday – 9am to 12 noon



2.    Authority be delegated to the Director-Place and Communities, in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Waste, Recycling and Street services, to:


a)    take all necessary steps to implement recommendation 1, these measures may include the introduction of a booking system for HRC users;

b)    implement initiatives to maximise waste reduction, re-use and recycling opportunities for residents in Cheltenham to support its climate emergency priority.


Contact: Karen Watson, Environmental Partnerships Manager Email: [email protected] Email: [email protected].

Report author: Karen Watson

Publication date: 22/12/2022

Date of decision: 20/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 20/12/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 05/01/2023

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