Falmouth & Penryn HWRC

From 01 September 2014, Cornwall Council will introduce charges for disposing of certain types of waste at its household waste recycling centres.

For further details, please visit the Cornwall Council website.


Carveth Farm
Nr Mabe Burnthouse
TR10 9DH


The site is located at Carveth Farm off the A394 between Treliever and Longdowns, near Mabe Burnthouse.


For safety reasons, no public pedestrian access is allowed through the entrance or exit gates of this household waste recycling centre.

Opening times

This site is open from 9am to 4pm, seven days a week, except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

This site accepts

  • Asbestos (please contact our helpdesk)
  • Cans
  • Car and household batteries
  • Cardboard
  • Clothes and textiles
  • Cooking oil
  • Cookers
  • Energy saving light bulbs
  • Engine oil
  • Fridges and freezers
  • Fluorescent tubes
  • Gas bottles
  • Glass
  • Green/Garden waste
  • Household chemicals under five litres
  • Household waste
  • Mattresses
  • Metal
  • Newspaper and magazines
  • Plastic bottles
  • Paper
  • Rubble
  • Small electrical items
  • TVs/Monitors
  • Tyres
  • Wood

Do you need a permit for your vehicle?

To apply for a permit or check whether you require one, please visit the Council's website at http://www.cornwall.gov.uk/wastepermit

Contact details

If you require further information, please contact our helpdesk.



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