Five days left for public to recycle bulky goods for €5

galway daily news €5 bulky goods waste collection

People in Galway have five more days to avail of discounted recycling for bulky goods at the Ballinasloe, Clifden and Tuam Civic Amenity Sites and at the Barna Recycling facility on the Headford Road.

For €5, people can recycle three-piece suites, wardrobes, bedside lockers, mattresses, bed frames, dining tables and chairs.

Galway city and county councils have reminded the public that this service must be booked online via the Barna Recycling website before arriving at any of the sites.

Pre-booking is essential to avail of the €5 gate fee and regular gate and weighbridge fees will be incurred if people arrive at sites without prior online booking of the service.

The service is for householders only, and commercial operators will be turned away.

The local authorities have said that items which will not be accepted include construction and demolition waste, hazardous waste, bags of household waste, toys, trampolines, ceramic and textiles.