Accessing the Porthmellon Site to Dispose of Commercial Waste

Please note that a booking system is currently in place for all visits to dipose of commercial waste & recycling.

Spaces are limited throughout the week to ensure we can operate the site safely.

Please allow at least a week's notice before booking a visit. 

Please do not visit the site if you have any symtoms of Coronavirus, or are following a period of isolation.

Please consider whether a visit is necessary

To make a booking please call 01720 424450 (voicemail only) or email


Opening Times

Monday         13.00 - 16.45

Wednesday   13.00 - 16.45

Friday            13.00 - 15.45


Commercial businesses wishing to dispose of commercial waste and recycling at the Porthmellon Waste and Recycling Site must ensure they have a valid commercial waste permit. 

Businesses must also first book a slot. Please call 01720 424450 or email At the time of booking you must declare what waste/recycling you have to dispose of. All waste & recycling will be weighed, using the Council's callibrated weighbridge. If you are a new commercial waste customer and are using the weighbridge for the first time, you will need to provide invoicing details at the time of booking so we can invoice you for waste & recycling disposed of. 

Commercial customers must have all the necessary PPE and adhere to the site’s safety notices and any instructions given by site staff.