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Environment, Climate Change & Agriculture

Civic Amenity Sites

Civic Amenity Sites 

Mayo County Council provides two Civic Amenity Sites (Recycling centres), one located at Derrinumera, between Newport and Castlebar, and the other located at Rathroeen, on the Killala Road outside Ballina. The charges, opening times and information on what is accepted can be found here 

Recycling Centre Leaflet



Civic Amenity Sites

  • Derrinumera

    Opening Hours

    Monday – Friday: 8am - 4.30pm

    Saturday: 8am - 1pm

    Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays

    Please Contact (098) 41632 for further information

  • Rathroeen

    Opening Hours

    Monday – Friday: 9am - 12.50pm & 1.30pm - 4.30pm

    Saturday: 9am - 1pm

    Closed Sundays & Bank Holidays

    Please Contact (096) 75959 for further information

  • Charges



    Recycling per car €4.00
    Recycling charge per van, van & trailer or car & trailer  €6.00
    Recycling charge from a commercial source  €10.00
    Domestic Green Waste in single axle trailer  €7.50
    Domestic Green Waste in double axle trailer €15.00
    All commercial Green Waste weighed per tonne €250.00
    Timber weighed per tonne  €116.00
    Large Loads of Tyres Per Tonne  €250.00
    Charge per waste tyre Car/Motorbike €2.80/€1.50
    Plasterboard recycling per tonne €275.00
    Waste Electrical Goods Free
    Waste Batteries Free
    Clean Reusable Clothes Free
    Domestic quantities of Paint/Pesticides/Herbicides/Medicine/Fire extinguisher/Oil waste/Aerosols €7.00
    Inert Construction and Demolition waste per tonne €25.00
    Domestic waste using weighbridge per tonne €300.00
    Refuse bag charge (standard black bag) €8.00
    Single Mattress €8.00
    Double Mattress €16.00
    Any size bed base €8.00
    Minimum charge applied on weighbridge for up to 100kg of waste €30.00
    Suite of Furniture (up to 4 seats in total) €30.00

    The above charges are inclusive of VAT at 13.5%

    Weighing commercial vehicles for tax or other purpose €30.00
    Composter (including kitchen caddy and booklet €30.00

    The above charges are inclusive of VAT at 23%

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