Portarlington Recycling Centre



Items accepted for recycling at Portarlington Recycling Centre include:

  • Batteries,
  • Beverage Cartons,
  • Cans,
  • Car Tyres (conditions / customer quotas apply – 2 tyres per customer),
  • Cardboard,
  • Flat Glass,
  • Glass Bottles and Jars,
  • Green Waste (eg grass cuttings, hedge clippings),
  • Household Hazardous Waste (eg paint, adhesives etc),
  • Paper,
  • Plastic Containers, (soft containers only eg plastic bottles etc)
  • Scrap Metal,
  • Textiles,
  • Timber. (note that manufactured wood products, such as plywood or pressed wood/chipboard, cannot be recycled and are not accepted)
  • Waste Oil, WEEE Goods and many more!

Please note from 06 April 2015 only 3 paint tins are accepted as part of the €4 gate fee at Portlaoise Recycling Centre.  Any additional quantity over this will be charged at €1 per tin


Location: Lea Road, Portarlington

Opening Times: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday from 8am to 5pm
Last entry is at 4.45pm.

Admission Fee: Car €4.00; Car + Trailer €5.00; Van €5.00
Receipts available on request on the day of visit.

Please note this facility is for domestic householders only.

Please visit www.recyclemore.ie for more information about recycling in Ireland.