Reuse and recycling centres

Reuse and recycling centres allow Lambeth residents to dispose of a wide range of reusable and recyclable items for free. 

Smugglers Way Household Waste and Recycling Centre

Lambeth residents can use Smugglers Way Household Waste and Recycling Centre. It accepts more items (including rubbish) than Lambeth reuse and recycling centre.


Smugglers Way, Wandsworth, London SW18 1JS

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Book an appointment

From 22 March 2021, you must book a slot to use Smugglers Way Household Waste and Recycling Centre in a car.

You do not need to book if you're dropping off waste on foot or by bicycle.

Book a slot 

Contact us if you have any issues with making a booking or questions about your visit:

You must bring photo identification which confirms your Lambeth address. If your photo identification doesn’t include your current address, you can also bring a document confirming your Lambeth address.

Photo identification can include a:

  • passport
  • full or provisional UK driving licence
  • EU photocard driving licence
  • national identity card (non-UK nationals)
  • Freedom Pass

Proof of your Lambeth address can include a:

  • recent council tax bill
  • drivers licence
  • household bill
  • parking permit
  • recent bank statement
  • rent or mortgage statement
  • tenancy agreement

The booking form, or the Council officer if you need to make a booking by telephone, will ask you for your:

  • car registration number
  • name and address details
  • mobile telephone number
  • email address

This site is operated by Western Riverside Waste Authority. Check the Western Riverside Waste Authority website for opening times, site rules and which materials are accepted before you visit.