Ballyconnell Recycling Centre

COVID-19 Update:


We are closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation. At this time, the Recycling Centres in Co. Cavan will continue to operate as normal.

In order to protect customers and staff we ask visitors to respect the following:


- Where possible please pay with card to avoid handling coins. Staff may reserve the right to refuse handfuls of small coins.

- Do not enter Site Office

- We may also have to restrict the number of customers on site at any one time to avoid the risk of infection.

- If instructed to remain in your vehicle please comply and the staff will get you through the site as quickly as possible.

- Children & Pets to remain in vehicles at all times while on site

- Please practice safe social distancing. 


We appreciate your support & Co-Operation during this time




Contact details

  • Address: Fartrin, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan, H14PW18
  • Contact: Joey
  • Phone: 049 9527593

Opening Hours

  • Tuesday & Thursday 8am - 4:30pm
  • Saturday 8am - 12:30pm
  • Site Closed
  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Bank Holiday Mondays.


€4 entrance fee

Please note: Commercial charges apply and prices may be subject to change.

Items accepted and prices

Material Price €
Clean Cardboard Covered by entrance fee
Clean Newspapers/Magazines Covered by entrance fee
Clean Mixed Paper Covered by entrance fee
Clean Plastic Bottles Covered by entrance fee
Clean Clothes & Footwear Covered by entrance fee
Clean Food Tins Covered by entrance fee
Clean Beverage Cans Covered by entrance fee
Clean Beverage Cartons Covered by entrance fee
Clean Glass Bottles Covered by entrance fee
Batteries ( Car, Truck, Tractor, Electric Fence & Household ) Covered by entrance fee*
Fluorescent tubes / Light Bulbs Covered by entrance fee*
Scrap Metal ( Bicycles, Radiators, Copper, Steel, Iron, Saucepans, Wire Coat Hangers ) Covered by entrance fee*
Mobile Phones Covered by entrance fee
Aerosol Cans Covered by entrance fee*
Gas Cookers / Gas Cylinders Covered by entrance fee*
Household Electrical Appliances Accepted Free of Charge

Please Note: Fair usage policy applies. Charges may apply for large quantities of a single material or larger mixed loads such as a Van / Trailer.

Chargeable Materials

Chargeable Materials Guideline Price & Indicative Only
Bagged Household Waste €6 per Standard Bag, €12 Large bag
Household waste per wheel bin €18 per 240l Wheel bin
Food Waste – Organic materials €2.50 per Kitchen Caddy
Grass & Hedge Cuttings 1st bag Free / €3 per bag thereafter
Tyres – Car, Tractor/Truck €3, €10
Double Mattress €20
Single Mattress €15
Double Bed €30
Single Bed €20
Arm Chair / Couch / 3 Piece Suite €10 / €18 / €35
Other Bulky waste items - Carpet, Mats, Windows, etc. Please contact the site for further details
Building Rubble ( Tiles, Ceramics, Bricks) 1st bag Free / €2 per bag thereafter
Timber (Cupboards, tables, chairs, doors – with no glass, etc) 1st bag Free / €2 per bag thereafter
Plasterboard €4 per Standard bag
Polystyrene €2 per Standard bag
Used Engine Oil 40c per litre
Hard Plastic €2 per Standard bag, larger items €3 - €5

Plastic Bags

€2 per Standard bag

Commercial Fridges €200 per fridge


€15 per standard room/€20 - €25 per large room. Underlay prices are same per room.

Old Plastic Oil tank €60 to recycle. Must be triple washed out.

The Recycling Centre can accept many more materials which may not be listed above. Please contact the site for further details.

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