Please note that revised charges will apply from today, 4th January 2021, at the Tipping Head and Portlaoise Civic Amenity Site.
Transfer Station Charges:
Standard Black Bag Waste: For weights less than or equal to 40kg: €5 per bag or a minimum charge of €10, whichever is the lowest.
Green/Garden Waste: For weights less than or equal to 40kg: €2.50 per bag or minimum charge of €10, whichever is the lowest. The Green/Garden Waste Charge only applies to homeowners bringing domestic grass and hedge cuttings and does not apply to Green Waste material from commercial enterprises etc. This Green/Garden Waste Charge does not apply to timber. Normal weighbridge charge will apply – €200 per tonne or a minimum charge of €15 for weights less than or equal to 40kg.
All Other Waste: Normal weighbridge charge – €200 per tonne or a minimum charge of €15 for weights less than or equal to 40kg.
Civic Amenity Site/Recycling Charges:
Gate Fees for Car/Small Van/Jeep: €5.00; Single-Axle Trailer: €10.00; Double-Axle Trailer: €15.00; Large Van: €15.00; Large Van & Trailer: €25.00.
The following additional charges will apply for mattresses, paint, waste oil and tyres, when a customer arrives with other recyclable materials.
Mattresses: €20 each; Paint: €1.00 per can; Waste Oils (Cooking & Engine): €2.00 Minimum Fee / €8.00 for 5 Gallons; Car Tyres: €1.00 per Tyre.
Electrical Items only: Free
The preferred method of payment is by card payment terminals provided on-site.
It is not proposed to make any changes to the exiting charges at the Civic Amenity Site in Portarlington at this stage.